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  • Public health in community settings: An introduction 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2013-08)
    This unit introduces you to some key aspects of community level engagement, in particular how to get to know the locality in which you want to work and how you might work in partnership with local people. In doing so, it ...

  • Public Health Nutrition: Policy and Programming 

    Swart, R. (Rina); Chopra, M. (Mickey); Sanders, D. (David) (University of the Western Cape, 2013)
    This course is designed to guide you through different countries’ experiences in nutrition programmes and policies. We will try and look critically at the various aspects of programming and the relationship between the ...

  • Public Health Research 

    van Wyk, B. (Brian); Birkett, J. (Jenny) (University of the Western Cape, 2013)
    This course was designed to meet the growing need for an applied course in the design of focused research, which could address the questions which arise within the broad field of Public Health. This module sets out to ...

  • Radiation Oncology 

    Cook, B. (Brian); Dvorak, T. (Tomas) (Wikibooks, 2014-03)
    Clinical Radiation Oncology; Treatment Toxicity and Supportive Care; Cancer Biology; Education;

  • Radiology: A Small Guide 

    Baiocchi, L. (Lidia) (Partnership for Higher Education in Africa (PHEA), 2014)
    Some words and images about radiology. The X-rays contained in this booklet have been collected from the Hospital Central de Beira and represent average patients you might happen to see during your rotations now and in the ...

  • Research Methods in Psychology - 2nd Canadian Edition 

    Jhangiani, R. S. (Rajiv S.); Chiang, I. A. (I-Chant A.); Price, P. C. (Paul C.) (BC Campus, 2015)
    The first Canadian edition (published in 2013) was authored by Rajiv S. Jhangiani (Kwantlen Polytechnic University) and was licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 License. Revisions ...

  • Return of the Microbes: How infections are once more taking over 

    Ayliffe, W. (William) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    A number of infectious diseases cause blindness. After decades of improvement in treatment many were thought to be on the edge of extinction. Whilst this was achieved with smallpox, the promise if eradication of trachoma ...

  • Rubber Dam Application 

    not available (Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), 2015)
    This video tutorial demonstrates how to apply a dental dam.

  • Saving Mothers and Babies 

    Theron, G.; de Groot, H.; Louw, H. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Saving Mothers and Babies was developed in response to the high maternal and perinatal mortality rates found in most developing countries. Learning material used in this book is based on the results of the annual confidential ...

  • Simplified MRI 

    Not available (National Council Of Educational Research And Training (NCERT), 2014-04)
    Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is used to detect a tumor. Our head is full of tiny radio transmitters (the nuclear spins of the hydrogen nuclei of water molecules). In an MRI unit, these little radios can be made to ...

  • Special Sense: Hearing 

    Seluakumaran, K. (Kumar) (University of Malaya, 2013-03)
    Explain the functions of the external, middle and inner ear; Know the basis of pitch and loudness; Explain the mechanism of hearing; Describe the transduction process in hair cells; Understand coding of sound frequencies ...

  • Standard Operating Procedure: CEBAR 

    Harikrishna, J. A. (Jennifer A.) (University of Malaya, 2015)
    Series of videos demonstrating different standard operating operating procedures (SOP) such as gowning & degowing, transfer of GMO, biosafety cabinets, operation of autoclave, waste and spill management.

  • Suicide Assessment 

    Maughan, D. (Daniel); Hawton, K. (Keith) (University of Oxford, 2014-05)
    Professor Hawton is a world leading expert in suicide research. He has written books on the subject and has contributed to UK policy in this area. He speaks to Dr Daniel Maughan about this controversial area of psychiatric ...

  • Supporting Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities & Mental Illness 

    Melrose, S. (Sherri); Dusome, D. (Debra); Simpson, J. (John) (BC Campus, 2015)
    This multidisciplinary resource develops topics of interest to all those who care about and for individuals with co-occurring intellectual disabilities and mental illness. Each chapter presents current evidence informed ...

  • Swinburne Autism MOOC 

    Donaldson, E. L. (Emma L.); Grimley, M. (Mick); Moss, T. (Tim) (Swinburne Commons, 2015)
    Swinburne University of Technology's free Autism MOOC takes a practical approach to the study of autism. The course is designed for parents and carers of people with autism and those who work with people with autism. This ...

  • Technology and Vision 

    Ayliffe, W. (William); Marshall, J. (John); Reinstein, D. (Dan) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    The discipline of Ophthalmology is recognised both as an early adopter of new technology and a developer of novel techniques. Soon after lasers were invented, they were being used to treat diabetic eyes and new lasers ...

  • Textbook of Urogynaecology 

    Jeffery, S. (Stephen); De Jong, P. (Peter) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    Multi-authored textbook by multi-disciplinary team of experts summarising the most up-to-date concepts and management strategies in urogynaecology. The field of Urogynaecology has expanded dramatically over the past ...

  • Topics in General Surgery: A Video Series by Dr Juan Klopper 

    Klopper, J. (Juan) (University of Cape Town, 2013)
    This resource is a collection of Surgery videos created by Dr Juan Klopper. It contains presentations on topics in General Surgery created by Dr Klopper, Registrars and Medical Officers. This is a study resource that aims ...

  • Total Abdominal Hysterectomy 

    Adanu, R. (Richard); Engleberg, N. C. (N. Cary) (University of Ghana, 2009)
    This module is meant primarily for medical students but may also be useful for residents and health practitioners. The module includes three interactive case studies with some background information as well as discussion ...

  • Transplantation and the Eye 

    Ayliffe, W. (William) (Gresham College, 2014-03)
    The first successful solid organ transplant was the cornea in Moravia in 1905. However both science and clinical tools then available were unable to allow further advances. The discovery of the natural barriers to ...