The Demography of Health and Health Care (second edition) / Edition 2

The Demography of Health and Health Care (second edition) / Edition 2

by Louis G. Pol, Richard K. Thomas
     
 

ISBN-10: 0306463377

ISBN-13: 9780306463372

Pub. Date: 11/01/2000

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

This is a thoroughgoing revision of the first edition of this classic text and reference, published by Plenum in 1992. The authors convey the general principles that underlie this applied subdiscipline and demonstrate how the merging of demography and health care impacts on the planning processes of a range of health care organizations.

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This is a thoroughgoing revision of the first edition of this classic text and reference, published by Plenum in 1992. The authors convey the general principles that underlie this applied subdiscipline and demonstrate how the merging of demography and health care impacts on the planning processes of a range of health care organizations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306463372
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
11/01/2000
Series:
Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis
Edition description:
2nd ed. 2001
Pages:
378
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments. Preface. 1. Health Demography: An Evolving Discipline. 2. Health and Health Care: An Introduction. 3. The Language of Health Care. 4. Population Size, Concentration, and Distribution. 5. Population Composition. 6. Fertility. 7. Morbidity and Mortality. 8. Migration. 9. Data Sources for Health Demography. 10. The Demographic Correlates of Health Status. 11. Demographic Correlates of Health Behavior and Health Services Utilization. 12. The Future of Health Demography.

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