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  • One World Health

    An Overview of Global Health

    By Lord Nigel Crisp

    This brand new textbook presents a new approach to the teaching and understanding of global health. Advocating the new 'compact for health' that is developing globally, and in which responsibility for health is shared by everyone, the book describes the shared opportunities and problems that face…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-05-24 
    CRC Press

  • Personalized Medicine

    Promises and Pitfalls

    By Gloria Gronowicz

    Personalized Medicine: Promises and Pitfalls broadly explores the tailoring of medical treatment to a patient’s characteristics, needs, and preferences during all stages of care, including prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up. The book’s goal is to explain the science behind personalized…

    Hardback – 2016-04-20 
    CRC Press

  • Disease Surveillance

    Technological Contributions to Global Health Security

    Edited by David L. Blazes, Sheri H. Lewis

    Disease Surveillance: Technological Contributions to Global Health Security reminds us of the continued vulnerability of the world to contagious infections. The book presents examples of disease surveillance systems and evaluates promising advances as well as opportunities for new systems. It also…

    Hardback – 2016-02-29 
    CRC Press

  • Collaborative Practice for Public Health

    By Dawne Gurbutt

    Collaborative Practice for Public Health encourages individuals to consider the opportunities and impacts of working in public health as well as the gains that can be made by working collaboratively. Chapters explore some of the sociological issues that underpin the practice of public health and…

    Paperback – 2016-02-04
    CRC Press
    CAIPE Collaborative Practice Series

  • The A–Z Guide to Food as Medicine

    By Diane Kraft, Ara DerMarderosian

    Can an apple a day keep the doctor away? The A-Z Guide to Food As Medicine addresses food folklore by exploring the scientific findings about physiological effects of over 250 foods, food groups, nutrients, and phytochemicals. Today, health care providers are fielding more questions from…

    Paperback – 2015-12-22
    CRC Press

  • Food Microbiology

    In Human Health and Disease

    Edited by Nancy Khardori

    A broad overview of foodborne infectious diseases, this book covers recent outbreaks, highlighting the food sources and pathogens involved. It also examines foodborne infectious diseases in travelers that are not commonly seen in the United States, outbreak investigation, sources and vehicles of…

    Hardback – 2015-12-18
    CRC Press

  • Nutrition in Public Health

    Principles, Policies, and Practice, Second Edition

    By Arlene Spark, Lauren M. Dinour, Janel Obenchain

    This second edition of a bestseller, Nutrition in Public Health: Principles, Policies, and Practice focuses on the role of the federal government in determining nutrition policy and influencing practice. Beginning with an overview of public health principles, the book examines the application of…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Water and Health

    Edited by Jamie Bartram

    This comprehensive handbook provides an authoritative source of information on global water and health, suitable for interdisciplinary teaching for advanced undergraduate and postgraduate students. It covers both developing and developed country concerns. It is organized into sections covering:…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05
    Routledge

  • Infection Prevention and Control

    Perceptions and Perspectives

    Edited by Paul Elliott, Julie Storr, Annette Jeanes

    This book presents a variety of perceptions of and perspectives on infection prevention and control. In doing this, the chapters will reflect upon challenging and controversial new ways of looking at infection prevention and control aimed at generating both discussion and debate as well as…

    Paperback – 2015-09-21
    CRC Press

  • Fifty Years in Public Health (Routledge Revivals)

    A Personal Narrative with Comments

    By Sir Arthur Newsholme

    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.…

    Hardback – 2015-06-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Laboratory Biorisk Management

    Biosafety and Biosecurity

    Edited by Reynolds M. Salerno, Jennifer Gaudioso

    Over the past two decades bioscience facilities worldwide have experienced multiple safety and security incidents, including many notable incidents at so-called "sophisticated facilities" in North America and Western Europe. This demonstrates that a system based solely on biosafety levels and…

    Hardback – 2015-05-08
    CRC Press

  • Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy

    Mechanisms and New Methods for Analyzing Risks

    Edited by Claire M. Lathers, Paul L. Schraeder, Jan E. Leestma, Braxton B. Wannamaker, Richard L. Verrier, F.A.C.C., Ph.D., Steven C. Schachter, MD

    Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy: Mechanisms and New Methods for Analyzing Risks builds on earlier works focusing on the clinical problem of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). This book presents a methodology for identifying and classifying clusters of risks that lead to SUDEP.…

    Hardback – 2015-04-06
    CRC Press

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