Patient Safety and Quality: An Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses
by Ronda G. Hughes
Publisher: AHRQ 2008
Discussions and reviews of a wide range of issues and literature regarding patient safety and quality health care. Owing to the complex nature of health care, this book provides some insight into the multiple factors that determine the quality and safety of health care as well as patient, nurse, and systems outcomes.
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by Sashi S Kommu - InTech
The coupling of several areas of the medical field with recent advances in robotic systems has seen a paradigm shift in our approach to selected sectors of medical care, especially over the last decade. Rehabilitation medicine is one such area.
Contents: Applications in Healthcare Management; Health Electronic Records; Decision Support Applications; Medical Imaging Applications; Medical and biological signal applications; Databases, Digital Libraries and Literature Retrieval; etc.
by James Blake Bailey - Swan Sonnenschein & Co.
The complaint as to the scarcity of bodies for dissection is as old as the history of anatomy itself. Great respect for the body of the dead has characterized mankind in nearly all ages; post mortem dissection was looked upon as a great indignity.
- U.S. National Library of Medicine
Medicine in the Americas is a digital library project providing scanned historical American medical books in pdf and as text files. The project is aimed at the general public, with special emphasis on historians, students, clinicians, and librarians.