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  • Obesity: Balanced diets and treatment 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    The incidence of obesity is on the increase in affluent societies, and the phenomenon commands increasing attention from health professionals, legislators and the media. This unit looks at the science behind obesity, ...

  • Occupation Focused Conceptual Frameworks 

    Ramafikeng, M. (Matumo); Galvaan, R. (Roshan); Van Niekerk, L. (Lana) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    Conceptual frameworks module focused on occupational therapy practice and understanding OT-focused theories for third year OT students. Conceptual frameworks are the core concepts of occupational therapy thinking used ...

  • Open Access Atlas of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Operative Surgery 

    Fagan, J. (Johan) (University of Cape Town, 2014)
    This is a free illustrated operative surgery text, and is intended particularly for those surgeons practising in the Developing World who are unable to afford expensive textbooks. There are no copyright restrictions, and ...

  • Orthodontic Component: Functional Appliances 

    Wey, M. C. (Mang C.) (University of Malaya, 2013-03)
    Explain the factors affecting success of functional appliances; Identify the indications of functional appliances; Explain changes with forward postured functional appliances; Discuss the categories of ...

  • Pain and Aspirin 

    Unknown author (The Open University (OUUK), 2011)
    What causes pain and how do we stop it? This unit looks at how the human body responds to the release of certain chemicals and as a result feels pain. Pain can be reduced by inhibiting the formation of such chemicals and ...

  • Perinatal HIV 

    Woods, D. L.; Adhikari, M.; Bobat, R. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Perinatal HIV enables midwives, nurses and doctors to care for pregnant women and their infants in communities where HIV infection is common. Special emphasis has been placed on the prevention of mother-to-infant transmission ...

  • Physical Hazards 

    Su, A. T. (Anselm T.) (University of Malaya, 2013-03)
    Identify the classes of hazards; Explain the circumstances of Physical Hazards

  • Physiological Mechanisms 

    Kurup, V. T. (Vani T.) (National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR), 2014-06)
    Chemical foundations of physiology; Transport mechanisms; Homeostatic mechanisms; Biomolecules;

  • The Physiology of the Kidneys 

    Not available; Rolfe, V. (Vin) (University of Nottingham, 2013-08)
    Aimed at pre-registration Nursing students studying human biology, this learning object introduces the physiology of the kidney, examining the processes by which the kidneys filter blood, control body pH and eliminate the ...

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Health (DOH) - Module 3 

    Jeebhay, M. (Mohamed); Myers, J. (Jonny) (University of Cape Town, 2011-06)
    The third module of a total of 8 modules for a two year part-time flexible distance learning course aimed primarily at medical doctors currently practising occupational health. It includes a residential block release ...

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Health (DOH) - Modules 1 and 2 

    Myers, J. (Jonny) (University of Cape Town, 2011)
    First two modules of a two year part-time flexible distance learning course aimed primarily at medical doctors currently practising occupational health. It includes a residential block release component which consists ...

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Occupational Health: Module 3: Occupational Medicine & Toxicology (Basic) 

    Jeebhay, M. (Mohamed); Ehrlich, R. (Rodney) (University of Cape Town, 2007)
    The third module of a total of 8 modules for a two year part-time flexible distance learning course aimed primarily at medical doctors currently practising occupational health.

  • Practical Approach to Reasearch for Healthcare Professionals 

    Ng, C. J. (C. Jenn) (University of Malaya, 2015-09)
    The MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) is a series of video lectures covering healthcare research practices.

  • Primary Maternal Care 

    Greenfield, D. H.; Louw, H.; Theron, G. B. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Primary Maternal Care addresses the needs of health workers who provide antenatal and postnatal care, but do not conduct deliveries. It is adapted from theory and skills chapters from Maternal Care. This book is ideal for ...

  • Primary Newborn Care 

    Woods, D. L.; Greenfield, D.; Theron, G. (Bettercare, 2011)
    Primary Newborn Care was written specifically for nurses and doctors who provide primary care for newborn infants in level 1 clinics and hospitals. Primary Newborn Care addresses the care of infants at birth, care of normal ...

  • Principles of Social Psychology 

    Stangor, C. (Charles); Jhangiani, R. (Rajiv); Hammond, T. (Tarry) (BC Campus, 2014)
    The first International edition of this textbook provides students with an introduction to the basic concepts and principles of social psychology from an interactionist perspective. The presentation of classic studies and ...

  • Procedures in Clinical Chemistry 

    Yeboah, F. A. (Francis A.); Engleberg, C. (Cary) (Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 2009)
    This online resource features text and video resources along with self-tests to enable students to practice the skills needed to conduct a glucose tolerance test for the diagnosis of diabetes.

  • Procedures in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 

    Jeffery, S. (Stephen) (University of Cape Town, 2010)
    Book providing practical approach to broad range of procedures in obstetrics and gynaecology. As doctors practicing Obstetrics and Gynaecology, we care for women on a daily basis who are dependant on our level of practical ...

  • Prognostication Decision Tree Tutorial 

    Unknown author (University of Bristol, 2013-08)
    To recognise the important factors needed to make a judgement about a patient’s stage of disease and prognosis. To apply this knowledge when making treatment decisions.

  • Promoting Equitable Access to Health Care for Households 

    McIntyre, D. (Di); Gilso, L. (Lucy) (University of Cape Town, 2011)
    To develop an understanding of the dimensions of access to health care; Create greater awareness of health care access constraints from the household perspective; Promote critical evaluation of policy options to address ...