Community and Population Health with Powerweb: Health and Human Performance / Edition 8

Community and Population Health with Powerweb: Health and Human Performance / Edition 8

by Lawrence W. Green, Judith M. Ottoson
     
 

ISBN-10: 007250515X

ISBN-13: 9780072505153

Pub. Date: 03/28/2001

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Now in its eighth edition, Community and Population Health provides a comprehensive introduction to the four areas of community health - Preventative Medicine, Public Health, School Health, and Self-care. Reflecting the recent emergence of population health in the community health field, Community and Population Health represents the concept that many populations of…  See more details below

Overview

Now in its eighth edition, Community and Population Health provides a comprehensive introduction to the four areas of community health - Preventative Medicine, Public Health, School Health, and Self-care. Reflecting the recent emergence of population health in the community health field, Community and Population Health represents the concept that many populations of concern in health programs are not solely defined by geographic location. This revision continues to present information within a problem-solving framework as exemplified in the issue boxes and case studies throughout the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072505153
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
784
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 7.40(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Foundation

1 Through the Centuries

2 Community Ecology, Organization and Health

3 Community and Population Diversity, Demography, and Epidemiology

4 Human Behavior, Community and Population Health Education

Part II: Community and Population Health Through the Life Span

5 Reproductive, Infant, and Child Health

6 Adolescent Health

7 Adult Health

8 Aging and Health of Older Populations

Part III: Community and Population Health Promotion

9 Community Mental and Social Health

10 Community Recreation and Fitness

11 Communicable Disease Control

12 Life-Style, Population Health, and Community Health Promotion

Part IV: Environmental Health Protection

13 Community Injury Control

14 Community Water and Waste Control

15 Community Food and Vector Control

16 Residential, Occupational, and Other Environments

17 Control of Atomospheric Pollution

Part V: Health Resources, Organizations, and Services

18 World and National Context of Community Health Services

19 State or Provincial Health Organizations, Resources, and Services

20 Local Health Organizations, Services, and Resources

21 Personal Health Care Services and Resources

Appendix A: Areas of Community Health Specialization

Appendix B: Common Job Titles - Public and Community
Health

Appendix C: U.S. Schools of Public Health and Graduate
Public Health Programs

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