Population Health

Population Health : Concepts and Methods

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This is an introuctory/intermediate text on the basic concepts and methods of population health, suitable for students preparing for a career in public health practice or research. It integrates the core discipline of epidemiology with such social sciences as demography, sociology, and anthropology.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 328 pages
  • 161.5 x 242.1 x 23.6mm | 607.13g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • 60 illustrations, bibliography
  • 019511972X
  • 9780195119725

Table of contents

1. Introduction; 2. Measuring Health and Disease in Populations (I); 3. Measuring Health and Disease in Populations (II); 4. Modeling determinants of Population Health; 5. Assessing Health Risks in Populations; 6. Designing Population Health Studies; 7. Planning Population Health Interventions; 8. Evaluating Health Services for Populations; 9. Improving the Health of Populationsshow more

About T. Kue Young

T. Kue Young, MD, FRCPC, D.Phil., is Professor of Community Health Sciences at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba, Canada.show more

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