Public Health Foundations
Concepts and PracticeseBook - 2010
"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.
Publisher: San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxiv, 520 p.) : ill., maps