Understanding global health / edited by William H. Markle, Melanie A. Fisher, Raymond A. Smego, Jr.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : McGraw-Hill Medical, c2007.
Description
xviii, 362 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
World health [Browse]
Related name
Notes
"A Lange medical book."
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
1. Global health : past, present, and future / Amir Abdul Khaliq and Raymond A. Smego, Jr. -- 2. The global burden of disease / Thuy D. Bui and William H. Markle -- 3. Epidemiology, biostatistics, and surveillance / Christopher Martin -- 4. The health of women/mothers and children / Judy Lewis and Monika Doshi -- 5. Environmental health in the global context / Jeffrey K. Griffiths and Edward Winant -- 6. Nutrition / Clydette Powell -- 7. Primary care in global health / Alain J. Montegut, Cynthia Haq, Debra Rothenberg and Leon Piterman -- 8. Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS / Lisa V. Adams and Godfrey Woelk -- 9. War, catastrophes, displaced persons, refugees, and terrorism / Sheri Fink and Mark Stinson -- 10. Injury and global health / Jeffiy P. McKinzie -- 11. Aging populations and chronic illness / Wayne A. Hale, Jane D. Joubert and Sebastiana Kalula -- 12. Emerging diseases and antimicrobial resistance / Arif R. Sarwari and Rashida A. Khakoo -- 13. Global health communications, social marketing, and emerging communication technologies / Gary Snyder, Faina Linkov and Ron Laporte -- 14. Economics and global health / Kevin Chan -- 15. Health systems, management, and organization in low- and middle-income countries / David Zakus and Onil Bhattacharyya -- 16. Global health ethics / Anvar Velji and John H. Bryant -- 17. Education and careers in global health / Thomas E. Novotny.
ISBN
  • 9780071487849 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0071487840 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
2007022940
OCLC
141177523
RCP
C - S