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Author Jacobsen, Kathryn H.

Title Introduction to global health / Kathryn H. Jacobsen
Edition Second edition
Published Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, [2014]


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Description xix, 404 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents Global health and health transitions -- Measuring the global burden of disease -- Research and global health -- Socioeconomic determinants of health -- Child health -- Health of younger adults -- Noncommunicable diseases and aging -- The environmental context of health -- Control of infectious diseases -- Global infectious disease initiatives -- Global nutrition -- Global health payers and players -- Globalization and health -- Health, human rights, and humanitarian aid -- Global health progress and priorities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject World health.
Public health.
Globalization -- Health aspects.
Global Health.
Communicable Disease Control.
Health Transition.
LC no. 2012039129
ISBN 1449648258 (paperback)
9781449648251 (paperback)
1449688349 (paperback)
9781449688349 pbk.)
Other Titles Global health