Fitness For Work

Publication Year: 2013

Edition: 5th Ed

Authors/Editor: Palmer, Keith T.; Brown, Ian; Hobson, John

Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)

ISBN: 978-0-19-964324-0

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 98

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Description

The 'bible' of occupational health, Fitness for Work is the most in-depth and comprehensive resource available on the effects of ill health on employment. Expert authors provide practical guidance on the employment potential of anyone with an illness or disability, as well as examining the art and skills of fitness for work assessment and its ethical framework.

- Endorsed by the Faculty of Occupational Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians of London
- Provides comprehensive coverage of occupational health issues, organized by medical condition for ease of reference
- Contains links to additional resources, including useful addresses, contact details, and further reading
- Most chapters co-authored by a topic specialist and a specialist occupational physician, drawing on the skills of each to provide a well-rounded perspective

New to this edition:
- New chapters include sickness absence, health promotion and fitness for work and cancer.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Palmer, Keith T.; Brown, Ian; Hobson, John
ISBN: 978-0-19-964324-0
Specialty:
Medical Law
Ethics & Other Humanities
Community Health & Disease Prevention
Occupational & Environmental Medicine
Health Policy
Language: English
Edition: 5th Ed
Pages: 736
Illustrations: 50
Year: 2013
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 98

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