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Principles of Public Health Practice, 3rd Edition Hardcover – February 9, 2009

ISBN-13: 978-1418067250 ISBN-10: 1418067253 Edition: 3rd

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  • Hardcover: 864 pages
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning; 3rd edition (February 9, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1418067253
  • ISBN-13: 978-1418067250
  • Product Dimensions: 1.5 x 8.2 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)
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PART I: THE BASIS OF PUBLIC HEALTH. 1: Concepts and Definitions of Public Health Practice. 2: History and Development of Public Health. 3: Context for Contemporary Public Health Practice. 4: The Determinants of Health. 5: Public Health Policy and the Policy-Making Process. 6: The Legal Basis for Public Health. 7: Public Health Ethics. PART II: SETTINGS FOR PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICE. 8: The Federal Contribution to Public Health. 9: The State Public Health Department. 10: The Local Health Department. PART III: TOOLS FOR PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICE. 11: Health Data Management for Public Health. 12: Community Health Assessment. 13: Prevention Effectiveness. 14: Theories and Structures of Public Health Behavior. 15: The Management of Public Health Organizations. 16: Performance Measurement and Management in Public Health. 17: Public Health Workforce. 18: Leadership in Public Health Practice PART IV: THE PROVISION OF PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES. 19: Chronic Disease Control. 20 : Infectious Disease Control. 21: Public Health Preparedness. 22: Environmental Health in Public Health. 23: Primary Care and Public Health. 24: Maternal and Child Health. 25: Injury Control. 26: Oral Diseases: The Neglected Epidemic. 27: The Public Health Laboratory. 28: Global Health in the 21st Century. PART V: THE FUTURE OF PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTICE. 29: The Future of Public Health. APPENDICES: Appendix A: Major National Public Health Professional Associations. Appendix B: Core Competencies for Public Health Practice Appendix C: What does every public health professional need to know about evidence-based practice?

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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By rezavoirdog on February 13, 2012
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This book is a great text requirement for an MPH program. The only drawback I can think of, is that it is so darn heavy! An e-book or kindle version may not be as user friendly as one may think. Overall, good buy.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Catherine D. Burke on January 14, 2012
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This was an incredibly good text book and I thoroughly enjoyed reading every bit of it. It is a compilation of topics as an overview of public health in American. The editors did a great job of choosing relevant topics that gave a student a good picture of Public Health and what makes up Public Heath. I highly recommend this book.
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By fishes on March 28, 2014
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This book is what every person needs to help with their endeavor of community health nursing. This book adds a lot of wealth of information to the things already learned.
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By Sonbum on February 2, 2014
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This book is very wordy, with little content. So was the class. Really? We could have had a two day seminar with a quiz at the end and learned the same amount. I'm a nurse, if this is all Public Health is, well, not much to it. Somebody needs to write a book "Public Health Made Easy." Don't spend a ton of time studying for this class. Skim this massive headache, go by your notes and forget it.
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This text is a good overview of public health issues and historical information. An easy book for use by non-public health majors. The book seems to be designed more for someone who might be taking only 1-2 semesters of PH rather than someone who is concentrating in this subject. There is not any significant statistics work, just a broad overview of the discipline.
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