Epidemiology for Public Health Practice

Review: "Now in its Fourth Edition, this best-selling text offers comprehensive coverage of all the major topics in introductory epidemiology. With extensive treatment of the heart of epidemiology - from study designs to descriptive epidemiology to quantitative measures - this reader-friendly text is accessible and interesting to a wide range of beginning students in all health-related disciplines. A unique focus is given to real-world applications of epidemiology and the development of skills that students can apply in subsequent course work and in the field. The text is also accompanied by a complete package of instructor and student resources available through a companion Web site."--Jacket

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  • Author : Robert H. Friis
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Pages : 717 pages
  • ISBN : 9780763751616
  • Rating : 3/5 from 2 reviews
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Epidemiology for Public Health Practice

Epidemiology for Public Health Practice
  • Author : Robert H. Friis,Thomas A. Sellers
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release : 06 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKEpidemiology for Public Health Practice

Review: "Now in its Fourth Edition, this best-selling text offers comprehensive coverage of all the major topics in introductory epidemiology. With extensive treatment of the heart of epidemiology - from study designs to descriptive epidemiology to quantitative measures - this reader-friendly text is accessible and interesting to a wide range of beginning students in all health-related disciplines. A unique focus is given to real-world applications of epidemiology and the development of skills that students can apply in subsequent course work

Epidemiology for Public Health Practice

Epidemiology for Public Health Practice
  • Author : Robert H. Friis,Thomas Sellers
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 08 March 2013
GET THIS BOOKEpidemiology for Public Health Practice

Now in its Fifth Edition, this best-selling text offers comprehensive coverage of all the major topics in introductory epidemiology. With extensive treatment of the heart of epidemiology—from study designs to descriptive epidemiology to quantitative measures—this reader-friendly text is accessible and interesting to a wide range of beginning students in all health-related disciplines. A unique focus is given to real-world applications of epidemiology and the development of skills that students can apply in subsequent course work and in the

Perinatal Epidemiology for Public Health Practice

Perinatal Epidemiology for Public Health Practice
  • Author : Melissa M. Adams,Greg R. Alexander,Russell S. Kirby,Mary Slay Wingate
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 23 January 2010
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Perinatal Epidemiology synthesizes perinatal knowledge through the lens of public health practice. This comprehensive text uses a consistent, logical format to offer readers: (1) A spectrum of topics affecting maternal and infant health: reproductive health concerns, maternal and infant morbidity and mortality, and gestation and fetal growth. (2) Information on timely issues, including infertility, gestational diabetes, preterm delivery, postpartum depression, and SIDS. (3) Detailed discussions of current epidemiological trends, measures and measurement issues, data sources, and risk and protective factors for each condition

Epidemiology in Public Health Practice

Epidemiology in Public Health Practice
  • Author : Annemien Haveman-Nies,Maria Jansen,J. A. M. Van Oers,Pieter van 't Veer
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 10 March 2017
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Over the past decades, epidemiology has made a relevant contribution to public health by identifying health problems and analysing their determinants. Recent developments call for new and applied methods to support the planning, implementation and evaluation of public health policies and programmes. This book presents an integrated overview of such epidemiological methods, to be used within the joined working process of several public health disciplines. It provides relevant theories, concepts and tools, illustrated with practical examples in order to empower

Essential Public Health

Essential Public Health
  • Author : Stephen Gillam,Jan Yates,Padmanabhan Badrinath
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 28 June 2012
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How can society most effectively prevent disease and promote health? That is the challenge addressed by this textbook. Public health is the art and science of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the organised efforts of society. The 'science' is concerned with making a diagnosis of a population's health problems, establishing their cause and determining effective interventions. The 'art' lies in creatively addressing these problems. Essential Public Health captures both the art and science of the field. This

Applied Health Economics for Public Health Practice and Research

Applied Health Economics for Public Health Practice and Research
  • Author : Rhiannon Tudor Edwards,Emma McIntosh
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 14 March 2019
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In today's world of scare resources, determining the optimal allocation of funds to preventive health care interventions (PHIs) is a challenge. The upfront investments needed must be viewed as long term projects, the benefits of which we will experience in the future. The long term positive change to PHIs from economic investment can be seen across multiple sectors such as health care, education, employment and beyond. Applied Health Economics for Public Health Practice and Research is the fifth in the

Oxford Handbook of Epidemiology for Clinicians

Oxford Handbook of Epidemiology for Clinicians
  • Author : Helen Ward,Mireille B. Toledano,Gavin Shaddick,Bethan Davies,Paul Elliott
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 24 May 2012
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The Oxford Handbook of Epidemiology for Clinicians provides all the information required by students and junior doctors who need to understand and translate key epidemiological concepts into medical practice. Unlike standard textbooks in this area, the focus throughout is on clinical applications of epidemiological knowledge. Divided into four sections, the handbook begins with the basics of epidemiology in the clinic, moving on to the theories behind evidence-based practice, discussions of optimum methods and studies, and then ends by looking at

Essentials of Epidemiology in Public Health

Essentials of Epidemiology in Public Health
  • Author : Ann Aschengrau,Boston University School of Public Health Boston Massachusetts Ann Aschengrau,George R. Seage
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 03 June 2013
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Successfully tested in the authors' courses at Boston University and Harvard University, this text combines theory and practice in presenting traditional and new epidemiologic concepts. Broad in scope, the text opens with five chapters covering the basic epidemiologic concepts and data sources. A major emphasis is placed on study design, with separate chapters devoted to each of the three main analytic designs: experimental, cohort, and case-control studies. Full chapters on bias, confounding, and random error, including the role of statistics

Law in Public Health Practice

Law in Public Health Practice
  • Author : Richard A. Goodman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 06 March 2021
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Written jointly by experts in law and in public health, this book is designed specifically for public health practitioners, lawyers, healthcare providers, and law and public health educators and students. It identifies, defines, and clarifies the complex principles of law as they bear on the practice of public health.

Epidemiology 101

Epidemiology 101
  • Author : Emeritus Professor and Chair Department of Health Science - California State University Long Beach Robert H Friis,Robert H. Friis
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 25 March 2010
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As an increasing number of colleges and universities call for an epidemiologic content into liberal arts programs. This title is designed to meet the needs of instructors teaching and overview or introductory course of epidemiology. In an easy-to-read and understandable format, the text demonstrates applied approaches in everyday life and also to specific health outcomes. Key Features: Numbers case studies Text boxes and vignettes throughout Exhibits Photographs Figures Illustrations Looking for more real-life evidence? Check out Cases 1-5, 19, & 21 in Essential

Current Topics in Public Health

Current Topics in Public Health
  • Author : Alfonso J. Rodriguez-Morales
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 15 May 2013
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Public Health is regarded as the basis and cornerstone of health, generally and in medicine. Defined as the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the organized efforts and informed choices of society, organizations, public and private, communities and individuals, this discipline has been renewed by the incorporation of multiple actors, professions, knowledge areas and it has also been impacted and promoted by multiple technologies, particularly - the information technology. As a changing field of

Applied Epidemiology

Applied Epidemiology
  • Author : Ross C. Brownson,Diana B. Petitti
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 06 March 2021
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Applies traditional epideiologic methods for determining disease etiology to the real-life applications of public health and health services research. This text contains a chapter on the development and use of systematic reviews and one on epidemiology and the law.

Evidence-Based Public Health

Evidence-Based Public Health
  • Author : Ross C. Brownson,Elizabeth A. Baker,Terry L. Leet,Kathleen N. Gillespie,William R. True
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release : 13 January 2011
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The authors deal not only with finding and using scientific evidence, but also with implementation and evaluation of interventions that generate new evidence on effectiveness. Each chapter covers the basic issues and provides multiple examples to illustrate important concepts.