Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 March 2013

944 Pages | 42 black and white line drawings


ISBN: 9780199651627

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Awarded First Prize in the Primary Healthcare category of the BMA Book Awards 2014.

Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health

Second Edition

Edited by Julia Smedley, Finlay Dick, and Steven Sadhra

Oxford Medical Handbooks

  • Fully updated covering recent legislation, guidelines, and current practice
  • A concise, practical reference guide to the whole of occupational health theory and practice
  • Includes an emergencies section for urgent treatment
  • Covers contemporary issues such as obesity, ageing, rehabilitation, and child protection

New to this Edition:

  • Includes topics on psychiatric emergencies, and summary of psychological therapies
  • Includes new information on obesity and work, chronic pain management, writing a policy, child protection, and health effects of worklessness
  • Follows latest national and international guidelines, including a new topic on REACH
  • Expanded guidance on rehabiliation, work-related stress, and pandemic planning

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