This stimulating series is unique in providing advice on management, leadership and development for those in the Allied Health Professions (AHP). This volume considers key topics in the AHPs, sets out various approaches and provides a range of information to enhance the evidence-base, knowledge, understanding and skills of support managers, leaders and clinicians. It assists in managing and leading services pro-actively, effectively and efficiently. With contributions from internationally renowned professionals, “Key Topics in Health Care Management” provides vital information for AHP managers and aspiring managers, senior clinicians, extended scope practitioners, clinical specialists, AHP educators, researchers, staff and students. It will also be invaluable for clinical scientists, pharmacists, optometrists and healthcare professionals working with AHPs throughout primary and secondary care.