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Fitness for Work

Edited by Keith T Palmer, Ian Brown and John Hobson.

January 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Occupational Medicine; Public Health and Epidemiology; Occupational Therapy; Neurology; Psychiatry; Ophthalmology; Otolaryngology (ENT); Rheumatology; Gastroenterology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Haematology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Nephrology; Critical Care; Rehabilitation Medicine; Dermatology; Infectious Diseases; Old Age Psychiatry; Clinical Oncology. 736 pages.

The fifth edition of this established resource provides comprehensive and practical guidance on the effects of medical conditions on employment and working capability. Every significant...

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Ill health retirement

Jon Poole.

in Fitness for Work

January 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupational Medicine; Public Health and Epidemiology; Occupational Therapy; Old Age Psychiatry. 5689 words.

Doctors who give advice to pension scheme trustees or administrators should be aware of the eligibility criteria for that scheme and the meaning of terms used in the regulations, the...

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Mental health and psychiatric disorders

Richard Heron and Neil Greenberg.

in Fitness for Work

January 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupational Medicine; Public Health and Epidemiology; Occupational Therapy; Psychiatry. 13071 words.

The aim of this chapter is to consider how work and mental health interrelate and how employers can ensure the mental health needs of their workforce are dealt with appropriately to...

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The older worker

Henry N. Goodall and John Grimley Evans.

in Fitness for Work

January 2013; p ublished online April 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Occupational Medicine; Public Health and Epidemiology; Occupational Therapy; Old Age Psychiatry. 14226 words.

Throughout the world, populations are ageing, as birth rates fall and people live longer. This ‘demographic transition’ brings about a permanent change in population structure and an...

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Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine

Edited by Geoffrey Hanks, Nathan I. Cherny, Nicholas A. Christakis, Marie Fallon, Stein Kaasa and Russell K. Portenoy.

P ublished online March 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Palliative Medicine; History of Medicine; Pharmacology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Infectious Diseases; Epidemiology; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Medical Oncology; Medical Ethics; Nursing Skills; Occupational Therapy; Arts Therapies; Dietetics; Physiotherapy; Speech and Language Therapy; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Paediatrics; Communication Skills; Clinical Science; Pain Medicine; Clinical Radiology; Interventional Radiology; Psychiatry; Gastroenterology; Dermatology; Genito-urinary Medicine; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Neurology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Nephrology; Critical Care; Geriatric Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Professional Development in Medicine. 1704 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Palliative Medicine is the definitive textbook on the subject. The book is used across the world by the wide range of health care professionals involved in the care...

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Physiotherapy approaches with people with executive disorders

Peter Zeeman.

in Rehabilitation of Executive Disorders

October 2008; p ublished online July 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Physiotherapy. 6927 words.

Chapter 10 discusses physiotherapy approaches with people with executive disorders, including the physical consequences of ABI, the advantages of exercise and goals of physical...

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Rehabilitation of Executive Disorders

Edited by Michael Oddy and Andrew Worthington.

October 2008; p ublished online July 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry; Physiotherapy; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 384 pages.

This resource provides a concise and accessible review of best practice in the rehabilitation of executive disorders, that is, the ability to plan and execute actions and control behaviour....

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