Designed for a one-semester introductory public health subject, Introduction to Public Health 2nd Edition provides an overview of the field of public health and its key concepts such as the history of public health, health determinants, epidemiology, planning and evaluation, evidence-based practice, indigenous health, epidemics and health promotion. The second edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect current health policy and the changing Australian health environment. Each chapter is designed with the student in mind and includes chapter learning objectives, review questions, chapter summaries, reflection activities, case studies boxes and major public health highlights.
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 400
Published: 1st November 2011
Publisher: Elsevier Australia
Dimensions (cm): 24.8 x 19.3 x 2.7
Weight (kg): 1.04