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    Fitness for Work: The Medical Aspects 5th ed. 2013

    • Member:$99.95
    • Non-Member:$114.95
    • Author: Oxford University Press
    • Category: Return to Work/Causation
    • ISBN: 0199643245
    • Format: 6.7" x 1.4" x 9.6"
    • Language: English
    • Published: 03/01/2013
    • Pages: 712
    • 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
    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.

    Fully revised and updated, Fitness for Work, the 2013 fifth edition includes important new chapters on work and cancer survivors, health promotion in the workplace, and managing and avoiding sickness absence. The latest developments in legislation and government guidelines are included ensuring the book is up-to-date and provides the most current procedures in the field.