To keep abreast with current developments in medicine, members of the health care team require a firm grasp of science to cope with changes in technology and understanding of the mechanisms of body function.
This is in addition to developing a range of interpersonal and communication skills.
There are sections covering biology, chemistry, physics, nutrition, biochemistry, medical microbiology and physiology.
Highly illustrated, it includes over a hundred applications and examples to assist the reader in relating science to health care.
Throughout, the text is divided into units containing a common theme, and each chapter contains a list of objectives and a summary.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 250 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: Cengage Learning EMEA
- Publication Date: 19/01/1992
- Category: Public health & preventive medicine
- ISBN: 9780748733774