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Safety, Patient

Liam Donaldson

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2016-07-27

Patient SafetyIntroductionAs a unified field of scholarship, patient safety dates to the late 20th century. It has its origins in several developmenta...

School Health Programs in the Pacific Region

Albert Lee

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

School Health Programs in the Pacific RegionIntroductionHow should a school health program be constituted? There are widely debated existing infrastru...

Sex Education in HIV/AIDS Prevention

Jessica M. Sales, Ralph J. DiClemente

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Sex Education in HIV/AIDS Prevention Introduction HIV/AIDS is the largest epidemic in modern history, resulting in approximately 25 million deaths s...

Silicosis

Kenneth Rosenman

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

SilicosisIntroductionThe element silicon (Si) is the second most common element in the Earth’s crust. Silicon in combination with oxygen is silica (Si...

Skin Cancer Prevention

Karen Glanz

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Skin Cancer Prevention Introduction Skin cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United States, with more than 1 million Americ...

Smoking Cessation

Michael Eriksen, Carrie Whitney

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Smoking CessationIntroductionWorldwide, there are approximately one billion adult smokers who cumulatively smoke approximately 5.8 trillion cigarettes...

Social Determinants of Health

Carles Muntaner, Deb Finn Mahabir, Virginia Gunn

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Social Determinants of HealthIntroductionThe social determinants of health (SDOH) are a combination of social, economic, and political factors that sh...

Social Epidemiology

Regina A. Galer-Unti

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Social Epidemiology Introduction The term social epidemiology refers to the branch of epidemiology that investigates how social interactions a...

Social Marketing

R. Craig Lefebvre, Claudia M. Squire

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Social Marketing Introduction Social marketing is a framework for the application of the marketing discipline to social issues and causes. It ...

Statistics in Public Health

David L. Streiner

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Statistics in Public HealthIntroductionStatistics refers to a branch of mathematics that is concerned with the description and analysis of data. It is...

STI Networks, Patterns, and Control Strategies

Ian H. Spicknall, Jeremy A. Grey, Rilene A. Chew Ng, Sevgi O. Aral

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

STI Networks, Patterns, and Control StrategiesIntroductionSexually transmitted diseases are propagated through sexual connections. Networks of sexual ...

Stillbirths

Vicki Flenady, Chrissie Astell, Laura Singline, Aleena Wojcieszek, Jessica Sexton, David Ellwood, Philippa Middleton, Adrienne Gordon, Caroline Homer, Joshua Vogel, Alyce Wilson, Frances M. Boyle, Siobhan Loughnan, Christine Andrews

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2021-10-27

StillbirthsIntroductionStillbirth is a major public health problem that often has long-lasting psychological, social, and financial burden on parents ...

Suicide

Ronald W. Maris

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

SuicideIntroductionSuicide is a major public health problem. In 2015 there were 44,193 suicides in the United States, a suicide rate of 13.8 per 100,0...

Sustainable Development Goals

Sarah Hawkes, Kent Buse

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

Sustainable Development GoalsIntroductionThe adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development marked a defining moment in the history of the Un...

Systems in the United States, Public Health

Margaret A. Potter

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Public Health Systems in the United States Introduction Public health systems in the United States are networks of public, private, and volunt...

Systems Modeling and Big Data for Non-Communicable Disease Prevention

Nick Roberts, Jo-An Atkinson, Geoff McDonnell, Nathaniel Osgood, Sonia Wutzke

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

Systems Modeling and Big Data for Non-Communicable Disease PreventionIntroductionNon-communicable diseases (NCDs) are a complex problem and are the le...

Systems Theory in Public Health

Amber D. Elkins, Dennis M. Gorman

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Systems Theory in Public Health Introduction The recognition of the complexity of many public health problems has led to the search for analyt...

Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Medicine (TCAIM)

Jon Adams, Jane Frawley

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Traditional, Complementary, Alternative, and Integrative Medicine (TCAIM)IntroductionHistorically, public health has paid little systematic or coordin...

Translation of Science to Practice and Policy

Ross C. Brownson, Lauren Cardick

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Translation of Science to Practice and Policy Introduction One of the greatest challenges for public health researchers and practitioners is t...

Traumatic Stress and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Carmen P. Mclean, Edna B. Foa

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Traumatic Stress and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Introduction The past two decades have witnessed an enormous growth of rigorous research t...

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