ISBN 9780340804230,Further Studies for Health

Further Studies for Health



Hodder Arnold Publication

Publication Year 2002

ISBN 9780340804230

ISBN-10 0340804238

Paper Back

Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 224 Pages
Language (English)

Allied Health

Further Studies for Health" is written for students working towards Advanced Vocational A Level (formerly GNVQ). Written to match the latest Edexcel specifications, it covers all the main optional units with a health care focus, and is the only book to offer such flexibility and choice. It introduces students to the following topics: Social Policy Sociological Aspects of health and disease; Ethical and legal aspects of social care; Educating for health and well-being; Physiological disorders; Cell structure, genetics and reproduction; Environment and health issues; and, Influences on health and disease. This book is the only one to cover the optional units with a health care focus and is written by a specialist team of authors. It contains lively up-to-date examples and case studies, with plenty of illustrations and activities and will ensure that students have the necessary support when tackling this part of their course