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Ecological Approaches

Monica L. Wendel, Whitney R. Garney, Kenneth R. McLeroy

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Ecological Approaches Introduction Social ecology provides a framework for understanding how individuals and their social environments mutuall...

Enabling Factors

Gary D. Gilmore

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Enabling Factors Introduction The concept and the implementation of enabling factors emerged from the behavioral sciences. Enabling factors ar...

Environmental Health, Pediatric

Ruth Etzel

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2021-04-21

Pediatric Environmental HealthIntroductionPediatric environmental health is the academic discipline that studies how environmental exposures in early ...

Environmental Laws

Robert Percival

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Environmental LawIntroductionConcern over the effects of pollution on public health has been a major factor shaping the development of environmental l...

Environmental Protection Agency

Mark Robson

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Environmental Protection Agency Introduction The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is a federal agency of the US government with the respo...

Ethics of Public Health

David Ross Buchanan

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Ethics of Public Health Introduction Discussion of the ethics of public health today emerges from the confluence of two streams of writings. A s...

Evidence-Based Pediatric Dentistry

Donald Chi

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2019-02-27

Evidence-Based Pediatric DentistryIntroductionThe practice of evidence-based pediatric dentistry is a mindful melding of three factors: knowledge glea...

Evidence-Based Public Health Practice

Gilbert Ramirez

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Evidence-Based Public Health Practice Introduction Evidence-based public health (EBPH) practice is the informed use of evidence to guide practice...

Family Planning Services and Birth Control

Jessica Morse, Philip D. Darney

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Family Planning Services and Birth Control Introduction Family planning services and birth control are integral to how families determine the ...

Food Safety

Mark Robson

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Food Safety Introduction Food safety is a broad term that is associated with how food is grown, harvested, stored, shipped, processed, and pre...

Food Security and Food Banks

Carol Dawne Milligan

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Food Security and Food Banks Introduction Food security refers to a state in which adequate amounts of nutritious, safe, and culturally appro...

Food Systems

Jane Dixon

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

Food Systems Introduction The term food systems refers to the complex of institutions, actors, and actions that take place across the spheres ...

Frail Elderly

William Satariano, Marlon Maus

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Frail Elderly Introduction The frail elderly are the subject of a growing number of conferences, consensus panels, review articles, book chapt...

Functional Literacy

John P. Comings

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Functional Literacy Introduction Literacy comprises a set of skills (usually listed as phonics, decoding, fluency, vocabulary knowledge, and comprehe...

Genomics, Public Health

W. David Dotson, Muin J. Khoury

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Public Health Genomics Introduction In the wake of the Human Genome Project’s completion in 2003, the pace of biological discovery and the rate...

Geographic Information Systems

Candace I.J. Nykiforuk

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Geographic Information Systems Introduction Understanding relationships between health and environmental factors (e.g., sociodemographic, econ...

Geography and Health

Sarah Curtis

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Geography and Health Introduction Health geography considers the significance for physical and mental health of interactions between people an...

Global Health

Karen R. Siegel, KMV Narayan

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Global Health Introduction Global health is the study of population health in a global context. In today’s increasingly globalized world, the ...

Global Health Diplomacy

Ilona Kickbusch, Thorsten Behrendt

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Global Health Diplomacy Introduction Today’s debates on global health diplomacy are characterized by two major governance challenges in the gl...

Global Health Promotion

Angela Scriven

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Global Health Promotion Introduction There are a number of reasons why a global perspective and understanding relating to health promotion have b...

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