Understanding global health /

Other Authors: Markle, William H.,, Fisher, Melanie A.,
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: New York : McGraw-Hill, 2014
Edition: Second edition.
Online Access: Connect to electronic text
Table of Contents:
  • Global health : past, present and future
  • The global burden of disease
  • Epidemiology, biostatistics and surveillance
  • The health of women/mothers and children
  • Human trafficking
  • Environmental health in the global context
  • Nutrition
  • Primary care in global health
  • Malaria
  • Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS
  • Neglected tropical diseases
  • Emerging diseases and antimicrobial resistance
  • Injury and global health
  • Surgical issues in global health
  • War, catastrophes, displaced persons, refugees and terrorism
  • Aging populations and chronic illness
  • The global state of mental health
  • Global health communications, social marketing and emerging
  • Communication technologies
  • Economics and global health
  • Health systems, management and organization in low- and middle-income
  • Countries
  • Global health ethics
  • Education and careers in global health.