The Guide to the Handling of People, 6th Edition - The Definitive Manual Handling Guide - Now Available to Order in USA

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Acclaimed Patient Handling Guidance From Across the Water, “An evolution” and “essential reading”, say healthcare authorities. For a generation, the Handling of People series has been the definitive leader in the field of patient handling, published by BackCare, the UK’s national back pain charity, the latest edition is now launching in North America to preview and purchase online today.

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An evolution in the handling of people guidance.

The gold standard training text for the manual handling of people launches in North America. Leading the UK field since the early 1980s, the Guide to the Handling of People series is now in its pivotal 6th edition.

The ground-breaking systems approach balances the twin aims of patient safety, dignity and enablement, with the prevention and management of work relevant muscular skeletal disorders in health and social care workers.

Published by the BackCare, UK’s national charity for back and neck pain, the evidence-based HOP6 training text has been peer reviewed by acknowledged experts in the manual handling field and widely acclaimed and officially endorsed by authorities in health and care training and regulation.

“An evolution in the handling of people guidance.” – Peggy Frost, Head of Professional Practice, College of Occupational Therapists, UK

“Essential reading for all those with a responsibility for handling people.” – Julian Topping, Programme Lead, NHS Employers, UK

“We commend this new edition to nursing and caring professions at all levels.” – Dr Peter Carter, Chief Executive, Royal College of Nursing, UK

Pioneering, acclaimed, essential. The 6th Edition Guide to the Handling of People is now available in North America for a special introductory offer of $77.98 (including shipping).

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