Peter Yellowlees

Biography

I am a psychiatrist living in Sacramento. I work at the University of California and enjoy teaching, writing and research. I have treated patients using the internet and telemedicine for over a decade, and am very interested in how patients can use the internet effectively to improve their health. I am English originally, then lived in Australia for 20 years, before moving to the USA 5 years ago. My interests are sports and fitness, reading, politics and spending time with my wife, Barb, and our "furry daughter", Lucy, who is a cavalier king charles spaniel who thinks she is human.

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Books

Pandemic Influenza: Mental Health Response
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Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00)
A primer on pandemic influenza, for anyone who needs materials quickly. Chapters cover mental health principles, basic information on viruses, responses to public health information, risk management, quarantine, isolation, and other mental health considerations. This book is written primarily for health professionals, but anyone may benefit from reading it.
Disaster Strikes: Just-In-Time Training
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Price: Free! Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
First responders, mental health professionals, and primary care providers need quick, low-cost or no-cost training to provide aid at disasters. This e-book provdes just that. Chapters cover federal funding, basic clinical principles, mental health topics specific to disasters, risk management, coping skills and more. Individuals can view as many or as few chapters as they need.
Sex, money and Microsoft - why health on the Internet is more popular
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Price: Free! Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
(4.50)
This book describes the overall field of internet healthcare and why 8 million Americans use the Internet for health every day - why it is expanding, how patients can use the internet for their own health, how doctors are using the internet to help patients with electronic records and communication by email. It examines virtual reality systems, and describes future uses of internet healthcare.
Save time and money - go online and improve your health
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 17,620. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
This book will help people improve their health by working collaboratively online and face to face with their doctors, by learning how to search effectively for good quality health information, and compare their own current treatment with best practice guidelines available on the internet
4 simple steps to better health - an insiders look
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The goal of this book is to describe how you, as a patient, can best use the Internet to improve your own healthcare, and how you can do that by working with your usual doctor. You will learn to check out the expertise and qualifications of your doctor and your current treatment program, so that you can be certain that you are getting the best possible care

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