Public health : an action guide to improving health / [edited by] John Walley, John Wright.

This is an action guide to improving public/community health in low-income countries, providing comprehensive coverage within the public health framework.

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Walley, John, Wright, John, 1963-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition:2nd ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Public health and the burden of disease
  • Public health interventions
  • Epidemiology in practice
  • Assessing health needs
  • Choosing the best public health interventions
  • Planning, implementing, and managing interventions
  • Understanding and using health economics and financing
  • Health promotion
  • Health policy and systems
  • Developing a district health care service
  • Maternal, neonatal, and child health
  • Essential drugs
  • communicable disease control principles and toolkit
  • Controlling major communicable diseases
  • Non-communicable diseases
  • Quality control, safety, and better practice
  • Future trends in global public health.