David Werner; Carol Thurman and Jane Maxwell
Title Donde no hay doctor
Book Condition New
Publisher Hesperian Health Guides
0942364015 / 9780942364019
Seller ID LED00000719
0942364015 New. No dust jacket as issued. Brand New! Support Independent Pacific Northwest Booksellers! Text in Spanish. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 455 p. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Donde no hay doctor Una gu?a para los campesinos que viven lejos de los centros m?dicos Spanish edition of Where There Is No Doctor by David Werner, with Carol Thuman and Jane Maxwell Updated 2007 520 pages, paperback, illustrated Spanish ed. ISBN: 978-0-942364-01-9 Hesperian's classic manual, Donde no hay doctor (Where There Is No Doctor in Spanish), is perhaps the most widely used health care manual for health workers, clinicians, and others involved in primary health care delivery and health promotion programs around the world. With millions of copies in print in more than 70 languages, the book is an irreplaceable health resource in communities worldwide. As with all Hesperian books, the manual provides practical, easily understood information on how to diagnose, treat, and prevent common diseases. Special attention is focused on nutrition, infection and disease prevention, as well as the use of diagnostic techniques as primary ways to prevent and treat health problems. 2007 version of Donde no hay doctor includes updated information on preventing the transmission of blood-borne diseases, how HIV/AIDS is reflected in many health issues, and basic Antiretroviral treatment information, as well as updated information on children and aspirin, stomach ulcers, hepatitis, and malaria treatments.