Essentials of Global Community Health offers current and future clinicians, public health professionals, and administrators a comprehensive resource on providing community-oriented health care. This essential reference delves into the individual, family, social, and global determinants that shape a communityas health. Combining theory with practical application, Essentials of Global Community Health provides step-by-step guidance on interventions that promote health and prevent disease at the community level. With 16 structured case studies that span the globeafrom Cambodia and Chad, to Moldova, Israel, Spain, and othersaEssentials of Global Community Health explains and illustrates how principles of Community-Oriented Primary Care (COPC) and Community-Oriented Public Health (COPH) work in diverse settings worldwide. Jaime and Rosa Gofin bring 40 years of academic and field experience to bear in this text by offering a complete framework for putting community health into practice. Essentials of Global Community Health features ac A step-by-step framework for integrating individual care and public health ac A comprehensive resource on COPC and COPH ac Illustrative examples and summary tables, plus study and review questions to reinforce concepts ac A complete package of instructor and interactive student resources available online. Looking for more real-life evidence? Check out Cases 3, 7, 13, 17, a 20 in Essential Case Studies in Public Health, Putting Public Health into Practice.Children cana#39;t fly: a program to prevent childhood morbidity and mortality from window falls. ... Scudder-Soucie B, Schmid T, Pratt M, Buchner D. A costabenefit analysis of physical activity using bike/pedestrian trails. ... Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization; 1968. http://wholibdoc .who.int/php/WHO_PHP_34. pdf.
|Title||:||Essentials of Global Community Health|
|Author||:||Jaime Gofin, Rosa Gofin|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2010-10-25|