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Title Public health foundations [electronic resource] : concepts and practices / [edited by] Elena Andresen, Erin DeFries Bouldin.

Imprint San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxiv, 520 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. History, development, and organization -- pt. 2. Analytic tools and methods -- pt. 3. Behavior and health -- pt. 4. Health services and social determinants -- pt. 5. Forecastic public health.
Summary "Foundations of Public Health is a concise yet comprehensive text that offers an excellent and engaging introduction to the field of public health. This important resource is an up-to-date introduction to the core concepts and the practices of public health. The book introduces public health in concept and its systems; the foundational tools of data, epidemiology, biostatistics, and key study designs; populations' issues including infectious disease, health behavior, and environmental health plus analytical tools of qualitative research and risk assessment; and how health services are formulated and delivered."-- Provided by publisher.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Subject Public health -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Andresen, Elena.
Bouldin, Erin DeFries.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780470445877 (pbk.)
9780470890172 (e-book)
9780470890189 (e-book)
9780470890165 (e-book)

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