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The new public health / Theodore H. Tulchinsky, Elena A. Varavikova ; with foreword by John Last.

Author/creator Tulchinsky, Theodore H.
Other author/creatorVaravikova, Elena.
Format Book and Print
Edition2nd ed.
Publication InfoAmsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier / Academic Press, ©2009.
Descriptionxxiv, 672 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents A history of public health -- Expanding the concept of public health -- Measuring and evaluating the health of a population -- Communicable diseases -- Noncommunicable conditions -- Family health -- Special community health needs -- Nutrition and food safety -- Environmental and occupational health -- Organization of public health systems -- Measuring costs : the economics of health -- Planning and managing health systems -- National health systems -- Human resources for health care -- Health technology, quality, law, and ethics -- Globalization of health.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2008027586
ISBN9780123708908 (alk. paper) :
ISBN0123708907 (alk. paper)

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