Sustainable healthcare [electronic resource] / Knut Schroeder [and others].
Contributor(s): Schroeder, Knut.Material type: BookPublisher: Chichester, West Sussex : John Wiley & Sons, 2013Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118342534; 1118342534; 9781118342503; 111834250X; 9781118342541; 1118342542; 9781118342527; 1118342526; 0470656719; 9780470656716; 9781299187962; 129918796X.Subject(s): Medical care -- Environmental aspects | Medicine -- Environmental aspects | Delivery of Health Care | Climate Change | Conservation of Natural Resources | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues | MEDICAL -- Diseases | MEDICAL -- Health Care Delivery | MEDICAL -- Health Policy | MEDICAL -- Public Health | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Disease & Health IssuesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Sustainable healthcare.DDC classification: 362.1 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Greening the gaze -- Climate science in context -- Engaging with sustainability -- A vision for sustainable healthcare -- Low-carbon clinical care -- Food for people and planet -- Travel and transport : moving to better health -- Healthy buildings, healthy spaces -- Resource stewardship -- The green death -- The green academy -- The journey towards sustainable healthcare.
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Containing case studies and resources for further information and action, this book is a practical guide to making healthcare more sustainable for healthcare professionals, managers, and students.