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Product Description: This book explores the key challenges facing Austria's public health system. Set firmly in the context of the history, scope, functions and responsibilities of public health in developed countries, it examines how the Austrian system has developed and adapted over the last 50 years to the benefit of the population...read more
By Marlene Gerger (editor), Walter W. Holland (editor), Joy Ladurner (editor), Sherry Merkur (editor) and Elias Mossialos (editor)

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9789289002493 | 1 edition (World Health Organization, March 31, 2012), cover price $72.00 | About this edition: This book explores the key challenges facing Austria's public health system.

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Product Description: This book describes the evolution of epidemiology, its methods, concepts and application over the last 100 years. Current and future epidemiologists will find this book a useful and insightful record of the events that have shaped this discipline.
By Charles Du V. Florey (editor), Walter W. Holland (editor) and Jorn Olsen (editor)

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9780198569541 | 1 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 17, 2007), cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This book describes the evolution of epidemiology, its methods, concepts and application over the last 100 years.

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Product Description: Screening for disease has become a widely accepted concept in health care. Screening in Disease Prevention takes a critical look at the practice of screening throughout the various stages of life. The book highlights three current challenges: the increasing consumer, media and commercial focus on health in general and screening in particular; providing accurate and understandable information; and tackling the continuing variation in the uptake of screening between different areas of the country and different socio-economic groups...read more

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9781857757705 | CRC Pr I Llc, December 31, 2005, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Screening for disease has become a widely accepted concept in health care.

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Product Description: A major improvement over its predecessor, the Third edition of the standard reference in the field reflects the changing emphasis on public health in the face of increasing fiscal and political pressures to reduce government support for various community-based health programs...read more
By Roger Detels (editor), Walter W. Holland (editor), George Knox (editor), James McEwen (editor) and Gilbert Omenn (editor)

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9780192625533 | 3 sub edition (Oxford Univ Pr, February 1, 1997), cover price $495.00 | About this edition: A major improvement over its predecessor, the Third edition of the standard reference in the field reflects the changing emphasis on public health in the face of increasing fiscal and political pressures to reduce government support for various community-based health programs.

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Product Description: There is a growing interest in evaluating and monitoring the performance of health services. Progress in the development of indicators of the quality and outcome of health care services has however lagged behind that of measures of process and efficiency...read more
By Walter W. Holland (editor)

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9780192628442 | 3 sub edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 27, 1997), cover price $250.00 | About this edition: There is a growing interest in evaluating and monitoring the performance of health services.

Product Description: Although infectious agents play an important role in the aetiology of disease, the major determinants of the health of the public are behavioural factors in our societies: what we eat, drink, and smoke, where we live, and so on. Studies in public health try to bring about changes in these factors to effect measurable improvements through the organization of medical care and public health services, and have proven effective, as evidenced by the tremendous strides made in countries such as Japan, China and the USSR who have shown a willingness to apply basic principles, to experiment and to change...read more

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9780192617071 | 2/set only edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1991), cover price $150.00 | also contains Happiness and Social Policy in Europe | About this edition: Although infectious agents play an important role in the aetiology of disease, the major determinants of the health of the public are behavioural factors in our societies: what we eat, drink, and smoke, where we live, and so on.

Product Description: Although infectious agents play an important role in the aetiology of disease, the major determinants of the health of the public are behavioural factors in our societies: what we eat, drink, and smoke, where we live, and so on. Studies in public health try to bring about changes in these factors to effect measurable improvements to health through the organization of medical care and public health services, and have proven effective, as evidenced by the tremendous strides made in countries such as Japan, China, and the USSR who have shown a willingness to apply basic principles, to experiment, and to change...read more

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9780192617088 | 2/set only edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1991), cover price $150.00 | also contains The Reluctant Sinner | About this edition: Although infectious agents play an important role in the aetiology of disease, the major determinants of the health of the public are behavioural factors in our societies: what we eat, drink, and smoke, where we live, and so on.

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Product Description: Although infectious agents play an important role in the aetiology of disease, the major determinants of the health of the public are behavioural factors in our societies: what we eat, drink, and smoke, where we live, and so on. Studies in public health try to bring about changes in these factors to effect measurable improvements through the organization of medical care and public health services, and have proven effective, as evidenced by the tremendous strides made in countries such as Japan, China and the USSR who have shown a willingness to apply basic principles, to experiment and to change...read more
By Walter W. Holland (editor)

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9780192617064 | 2/set only edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1991), cover price $150.00 | also contains Cat in a Topaz Tango | About this edition: Although infectious agents play an important role in the aetiology of disease, the major determinants of the health of the public are behavioural factors in our societies: what we eat, drink, and smoke, where we live, and so on.

Product Description: The first edition of the EC Atlas of Avoidable Death was published in 1988. It described mortality from 17 conditions in 10 countries in the period 1974-78. This second edition describes avoidable mortality between 1974-78 and 1980-84...read more

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9780192619525 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 1, 1991, cover price $203.50 | About this edition: The first edition of the EC Atlas of Avoidable Death was published in 1988.

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