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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...

Tuberculosis among Adults and the Determinants of Health

Awal D. Khan, Hazel D. Dean

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Tuberculosis among Adults and the Determinants of HealthIntroductionTuberculosis (TB) is a widespread communicable disease that poses a serious, demon...

UK Public Health Systems

David Hunter

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

UK Public Health SystemsIntroductionWithin the UK there are four public health systems covering each of four countries making up the UK: England is th...

Unintentional Injury Prevention

David A. Sleet

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-11-29

Unintentional Injury Prevention Introduction Unintentional injuries, such as falls, motor vehicle crashes, and poisoning, are a large, predicta...

Urban Health

Nicholas Freudenberg

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Urban Health Introduction In the early 21st century, city living is the norm for an ever-growing proportion of the world’s population. By 2...

Vaccination, Mandatory

Katie Attwell

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

Mandatory VaccinationIntroductionAcross the world, mass vaccination programs run by governments or third-sector organizations have saved countless liv...

Vaccine Hesitancy

Eve Dubé, Noni MacDonald

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Vaccine HesitancyIntroductionVaccines are one of the greatest public health achievements. It is estimated that vaccination programs prevents 2–3 milli...

Vermiculite

Brad Black

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2021-07-28

VermiculiteIntroductionThis series of articles should provide ample background to the story of vermiculite. It has served as a valuable commercial pro...

Violence Prevention

Andrés Villaveces

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Violence Prevention Introduction Violence as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) is the intentional use of physical force or power,...

War

Neil Arya, Matthew R. Anderson, Victor W. Sidel

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

War Introduction War has enormous and tragic impacts, both direct and indirect, on public health, with long-lasting economic, social, and heal...

Water Quality

Mark Robson

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2011-02-23

Water Quality Introduction According to the United Nations, almost one billion or more people lack access to safe drinking water, and 40 percent ...

Water Quality and Water-Related Disease

Patricia L. Meinhardt

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Water Quality and Water-Related DiseaseIntroductionContamination of water reserves by biological, chemical, and radiologic agents affects the health o...

Weight Management in US Occupational Settings

Mark Wilson, Heather Padilla

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Weight Management in US Occupational SettingsIntroductionWorkplaces offer a unique opportunity to promote health behavior change and the adoption of h...

Welfare States, Public Health and Health Inequalities

Toba Bryant, Dennis Raphael

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-03-28

Welfare States, Public Health and Health InequalitiesIntroductionHealth inequalities are observable differences in health outcomes between socioeconom...

Workforce

Jean Moore

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Workforce Introduction The public health system is a complex network of organizations that works to promote, protect, and preserve the health ...

Worksite Health Promotion

Nell H. Gottlieb

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Worksite Health Promotion Introduction Worksite health promotion is a relatively young field, with employee fitness programs in the United Sta...

World Health Organization (WHO)

Kelley Lee, Jennifer Fang

Subject: Public Health »

Date Added: 2018-02-22

World Health Organization (WHO)IntroductionThe World Health Organization (WHO) was established in 1948 as the United Nations (UN) specialized agency f...

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