Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 September 2007

336 Pages | 17 black & white line illustrations


ISBN: 9780199214495

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Evidence and practice

Angela E Raffle and J. A. Muir Gray

  • Provides an evidence-based teaching manual, developed from tried and tested course materials written by the authors
  • Includes a glossary and extensive cross-referencing, making the medical terms and content accessible to the non-medic
  • Features 23 true-life case histories and numerous examples, making the theory of screening relevant to every day practice
  • Each chapter concludes with a summary and self-test questions, enabling the reader to consolidate their knowledge and experience at each stage
  • Written in jargon-free, simple language, with a clear layout and illustrations making the text extremely accessible
  • Introductory chapter charts the history of health screening, providing essential context for the rest of the book
  • Includes online supporting material
  • Includes a chapter describing how policy is made

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