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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 ...

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...

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...

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