Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Control / Edition 3

Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Control / Edition 3

by Patrick L. Remington, Ross C. Brownson, Mark V. Wegner
     
 

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ISBN-10: 087553192X

ISBN-13: 9780875531922

Pub. Date: 10/28/2009

Publisher: American Public Health Association Publications

A much anticipated update to the second edition, this new version offers information in the same easy format.

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A much anticipated update to the second edition, this new version offers information in the same easy format.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780875531922
Publisher:
American Public Health Association Publications
Publication date:
10/28/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
659
Sales rank:
581,569
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword James S. Marks Janet L. Collins v

Preface Patrick L. Remington Ross C. Brownson Mark V. Wegner vii

Contributors to Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Control ix

Section 1 Public Health Approaches

1 Current Issues and Challenges in Chronic Disease Control Matthew McKenna Janet Collins 1

2 Methods in Chronic Disease Epidemiology Patrick L. Remington Ross Brownson David Savitz 27

3 Intervention Methods for Chronic Disease Control Robert J. McDermott Julie A. Baldwin Carol A. Bryant Rita D. DeBate 59

4 Chronic Disease Surveillance Mark V. Wegner Angela Rohan Patrick L. Remington 95

Section 2 Selected Chronic Disease Risk Factors

5 Tobacco Use Corinne G. Husten 117

6 Diet and Nutrition Nasuh Malas Kathleen M. Tharp Susan B. Foerster 159

7 Physical Activity Barbara E. Ainsworth Caroline A. Macera 199

8 Alcohol Use Mary C. Dufour Rear Admiral 229

Section 3 Major Chronic Conditions

9 Obesity and Overweight Deborah A. Galuska William H. Dietz 269

10 Diabetes Donald B. Bishop Patrick J. O'Connor Jay Desai 291

11 High Blood Pressure Leonelo E. Bautista 335

12 High Blood Cholesterol Heather M. Johnson Patrick E. McBride 363

Section 4 Major Chronic Diseases

13 Cardiovascular Disease Craig J. Newschaffer Longjian Liu Alan Sim 383

14 Cancer Ross C. Brownson Corinne Joshu 429

15 Chronic Respiratory Diseases Henry A. Anderson Mark Werner 469

16 Menial Disorders Danny Wedding 513

17 Neurological Disorders Edwin Trevathan 531

18 Arthritis and Other Musculoskeletal Diseases Rosemarie Hirsch Marc C. Hochberg 571

19 Chronic Liver Disease Adnan Said Jennifer Wells 593

20 Kidney Disease Vishnu Moorthy Jonathan B. Jaffery 623

Index 645

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