Maternal And Child Health / Edition 3 available in Paperback
Maternal and Child Health: Programs, Problems, and Policy in Public Health, Third Edition takes a developmental approach to learning about Maternal and Child Health (MCH). Organized according to fundamental principles of MCH, the book covers traditional MCH topics such as family planning and maternal and infant health as well as skills that are applicable across Public Heath disciplines such as planning, research, monitoring, and advocacy.
Successfully tested in prestigious academic programs of Public Health, Maternal and Child Health, Third Edition appeals to students across the health professions and those interested in women's health, reproductive health, maternal and infant health, the health of children and adolescents, including those with special needs.
The Third Edition is a thorough update that includes:
• New chapters on Environmental Health, Life Course, Oral Health, and Monitoring and Evaluation.
• Streamlined chapters on Assessment and Planning, MCH Research, Rights and Justice, and Advocacy and Policy Development
• New and additional material on global health and health disparities in MCH
• New material in life course theory
• New ancillary course materials for instructors
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Product dimensions:||7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.20(d)|
About the Author
Professor, Dept. of Maternal and Child Health, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Table of Contents
A HeadForeword A HeadIntroduction Section1 Foundations of Maternal and Child Health Chapter1 Rights and Distributive Justice in Maternal and Child Health Chapter2 Tracing the Historical Foundations of Maternal and Child Health to Contemporary Times Chapter3 Families and Health Chapter4 A Life Course Perspective on Maternal and Child Health Section2 Determinants of Health and Health Services: The Developmental Cycle Chapter5 Family Planning Chapter6 Mothers and Infants Chapter7 The Child from 1 to 4: The Toddler and Preschool Years Chapter8 The School Age Child Chapter9 Improving Adolescent Health in the 21st Century Section3 Cross-Cutting Issues Chapter10 Disparities in Maternal and Child Health in the U.S. Chapter11 Women's Health: A Life Cycle Chapter12 Children with Special Health Care Needs Chapter13 Women, Children, and Environmental Health Chapter14 Issues in Maternal and Child Health Nutrition Chapter15 Children's Oral Health Chapter16 Global Maternal and Child Health Section4 Maternal and Child Health Skills Chapter17 Research Issues in Maternal and Child Health Chapter18 Assessment and Program Planning in Maternal and Child Health Chapter19 Monitoring and Evaluation for Global Maternal and Child Health Programs Chapter20 Advocacy and Policy Development in Maternal and Child Health