Hospitals and Healthcentres 02 — Construction and Design Manual
Specifications Matte Art Paper Hardcover 230mm × 280mm 368pp ISBN 9789810731410
Edited by Philipp Meuser Co-published with DOM Publishers Published in January 2013
Lavishly illustrated and showcasing detailed descriptions of more than 130 hospital buildings, this handbook focuses on the interrelationship between the functional and technical aspects of the hospital structure and its aesthetically pleasing, hotel-like healthcare facilities.
This two-volume publication, this book contains ten specialist contributions on key issues in the current debate on the “hospital of the future”. Architectural history and typological classifications make this 700 page two-volume publication an indispensable reference work for everyone with an interest in hospital architecture, whether students, architects or hospital directors.
– Structured by function – Large format photos – Scale drawings and plans – Coloured function diagrams – Conceptual designs with explanatory notes