Preventative Medicine Products

  • Collaborative Practice for Public Health

    By Dawne Gurbutt

    This workbook focuses on collaborative practice in Public Health, addressed to students and practitioners who may engage in Public Health work as part of their role, but for whom it may not be their defining role or identity.  The book engages a broad range of professionals and lay workers from…

    Paperback – 2016-02-09 
    CRC Press
    CAIPE Collaborative Practice Series

  • 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 – 2016-01-13 
    CRC Press

  • The A–Z Guide to Food as Medicine

    By Diane Kraft, Ara DerMarderosian

    While it’s not likely that an apple a day can 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…

    Paperback – 2016-01-07 
    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 – 2015-12-28 
    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

  • 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 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

  • Tobacco Smoke Exposure Biomarkers

    By Qingyuan Hu, Hongwei Hou

    Written by experts in the analytical chemistry of tobacco smoke, Tobacco Smoke Exposure Biomarkers summarizes the toxicology, metabolic pathway, and biomarkers of nicotine, TSNAs, PAHs, VOCs, AAs, Catechol and Hydroquinone, HCN, CO and NOx, and heavy metals, and the use of this biomarker in…

    Hardback – 2015-04-01
    CRC Press

  • The Childhood Obesity Epidemic

    Why Are Our Children Obese—And What Can We Do About It?

    Edited by Peter D. Vash

    Child obesity is a serious condition that affects children around the world in growing numbers. With obesity comes an increased risk of other chronic diseases as well, making it even more important to understand and treat this condition from a variety of angles. This current volume seeks to…

    Hardback – 2015-03-19
    Apple Academic Press

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