Epidemiology Products

  • Absolute Risk

    Methods and Applications in Clinical Management and Public Health

    By Ruth M. Pfeiffer, Mitchell H. Gail

    Absolute Risk: Methods and Applications in Clinical Management and Public Health provides theory and examples to demonstrate the importance of absolute risk in counseling patients, devising public health strategies, and clinical management. The book provides sufficient technical detail to allow…

    Hardback – 2017-07-03 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability

  • Advances in the Assessment of Dietary Intake

    Edited by Dale A. Schoeller, M. Westerterp

    Considerable evidence proves that self-reported dietary intake using written diaries or recalls are subject to bias resulting in poor accuracy. While dietary intake data are needed to drive many nutritional policies, the obesity epidemic has increased the need to assess diet with absolute accuracy.…

    Hardback – 2017-06-15 
    CRC Press

  • The Primate Zoonoses

    Culture Change and Emerging Diseases

    By Loretta A. Cormier, Pauline E. Jolly

    This book offers an accessible and up-to-date reference on primate zoonoses. Recent years have witnessed a rise in human diseases zoonotically transferred from wild primates, with outbreaks such as Ebola and concerns regarding newly emerging infections. The authors go beyond simply providing an…

    Hardback – 2017-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Anthropology

  • Modern Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Third Edition

    By Johan Giesecke

    Highly practical yet authoritative, the new edition of Modern Infectious Disease Epidemiology has been thoroughly updated and revised in line with changing health concerns. This successful book continues to outline the tools available to the infectious disease student or clinician seeking a…

    Paperback – 2017-03-27
    CRC Press

  • Health of South Asians in the United States

    An Evidence-Based Guide for Policy and Program Development

    Edited by Memoona Hasnain, Punam Parikh, Nitasha Chaudhary Nagaraj

    Leading scholars and practitioners come together in this contributed volume to present the most current evidence on cutting edge health issues for South Asian Americans, the fastest growing Asian American population. The book spans a variety of health topics while examining disparities and special…

    Hardback – 2017-03-16
    CRC Press

  • Methods in Comparative Effectiveness Research

    Edited by Constantine Gatsonis, Sally C. Morton

    Comparative effectiveness research (CER) is the generation and synthesis of evidence that compares the benefits and harms of alternative methods to prevent, diagnose, treat, and monitor a clinical condition or to improve the delivery of care (IOM 2009). CER is conducted to develop evidence that…

    Hardback – 2017-02-07
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

  • Leishmaniasis

    Biology, Control and New Approaches for Its Treatment

    By Saurabh Bhatia, Divakar Goli

    This new volume provides exhaustive knowledge on a wide range of natural products and holistic concepts that have provided promising in the treatment of leishmaniasis. Including the major natural therapies as well as traditional formulations, over 300 medicinal plants and 150 isolated compounds…

    Hardback – 2016-10-13
    Apple Academic Press

  • Genetic Association Studies

    Background, Conduct, Analysis, Interpretation

    By Mehmet Tevfik Dorak

    Genetic Association Studies is designed for students of public health, epidemiology, and the health sciences, covering the main principles of molecular genetics, population genetics, medical genetics, epidemiology and statistics. It presents a balanced view of genetic associations with…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Garland Science

  • Handbook of Spatial Epidemiology

    Edited by Andrew B. Lawson, Sudipto Banerjee, Robert P. Haining, Maria Dolores Ugarte

    Handbook of Spatial Epidemiology explains how to model epidemiological problems and improve inference about disease etiology from a geographical perspective. Top epidemiologists, geographers, and statisticians share interdisciplinary viewpoints on analyzing spatial data and space–time variations in…

    Hardback – 2016-04-04
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Handbooks of Modern Statistical Methods

  • The Anthropology of Obesity in the United States

    By Anna Bellisari

    This volume examines the biocultural dimensions of obesity from an anthropological perspective in an effort to broaden understanding of a growing public health concern. The United States of America currently has the highest rates of obesity among developed countries, with an alarming rise in…

    Paperback – 2016-03-23
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Mathematical Oncology

    By Yang Kuang, John D. Nagy, Steffen E. Eikenberry

    Introduction to Mathematical Oncology presents biologically well-motivated and mathematically tractable models that facilitate both a deep understanding of cancer biology and better cancer treatment designs. It covers the medical and biological background of the diseases, modeling issues, and…

    Hardback – 2016-02-18
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Mathematical and Computational Biology

  • Synergic Influence of Gaseous, Particulate, and Biological Pollutants on Human Health

    Edited by Jozef S. Pastuszka

    Synergic Influence of Gaseous, Particulate, and Biological Pollutants on Human Health is a unique merger of two divergent parts. The first part is a presentation of the existing knowledge on the characteristics of basic air pollutants and their documented impact on human health. The focus is on the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23
    CRC Press

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