Fifty Years in Public Health (Routledge Revivals): A Personal Narrative with Comments, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Fifty Years in Public Health (Routledge Revivals)

A Personal Narrative with Comments, 1st Edition

By Sir Arthur Newsholme


400 pages

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First published in 1935, this book provides a valuable contribution to the history of Public Health and Preventive Medicine. Written as a recollection of the experiences and knowledge of Sir Arthur Newsholme, the book covers a period in which phenomenal progress was made.

Table of Contents

Preface; Part 1: Medical and Social Teachers and Teaching Part 2: Pioneers in State Medicine Part 3: Medical Practice and Public Health Work Part 4: The Control of Infectious Diseases Part 5: Vital Statistics as a Basis of Public Health Work. Special Studies in Vital Statistics Part 6. The Safeguarding of Development and Growth; Index

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Health Care Issues
MEDICAL / Administration
MEDICAL / Health Care Delivery