Public Health Surveillance Books
Books con argomento Public Health Surveillance
edizioni Sarah Crichton Books collana Sarah Crichton Books (Hardcover) , 2016
From the author of The Fever, a wide-ranging inquiry into the origins of pandemicsInterweaving history, original reportage, and personal narrative, Pandemic explores the origins of epidemics, drawing parallels between the story of cholera--one of history's most disruptive and deadly pathogens--and the new pathogens...
Fairchild Amy L.
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana Univ of California Pr (Paperback) , 2007
This is the first history of public health surveillance in the United States to span more than a century of conflict and controversy. The practice of reporting the names of those with disease to health authorities inevitably poses questions about the interplay between the imperative to control threats to the public's...
Principles & Practice of Public Health Surveillance
Lee Lisa M. M.D.
Teutsch Steven M.
Thacker Stephen B. M.D.
St. Louis Michael E M.D.
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2010
Public health surveillance is the systematic, ongoing assessment of the health of a community, based on the collection, interpretàtion, and use of health datà. Surveillance provides information necessary for public health decision making and interventions. In the third edition of Principles and Practice of Public Health...
Monitoring the Health of Populations
Brookmeyer Ron (EDT)
Stroup Donna F. (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2003
Public health faces critical challenges ranging from outbreaks of new and old pathogens to the threat of bioterrorism and the impact of lifestyle and environmental changes on health. Modern tools of health surveillance and sound statistical practices are essential for meeting these challenges and providing accurate...