Comprised of review chapters that examine the existing situation and current research regarding health and health care provision as well as the need for greater cooperation and coordination throughout Europe in the late 1990s. Identifies implications for policy development, creation of implementation strategies for policy changes, setting objectives and timetables for European health and areas for further research.
Table of Contents
Partial table of contents:
MAJOR ISSUES FOR EUROPEAN PUBLIC HEALTH.
Diversity and Similarity of Health: Organization, Practice and Assessment (K. McPherson).
Legal and Economic Issues in European Public Health (P. Kokkonen & M. Kekomäki).
POLICY DEVELOPMENT FOR EUROPEAN PUBLIC HEALTH.
Health and the Environment.
Nutrition, Diet and Food Standards.
Policy on Licit Substances.
Policy on Illicit Substances.
People's Role in Health Policy.
An Overview: Looking to the Future (E. Acheson).