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Case Studies in Community Health

Case Studies in Community Health - 98 edition

Case Studies in Community Health - 98 edition

ISBN13: 9780761914051

ISBN10: 0761914056

Case Studies in Community Health by Jo Fairbanks and Judith Candelaria - ISBN 9780761914051
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc.
International: No
Case Studies in Community Health by Jo Fairbanks and Judith Candelaria - ISBN 9780761914051

ISBN13: 9780761914051

ISBN10: 0761914056

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 98

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Case Studies in Public and Community Health presents 14 classroom-tested case study scenarios, including background information and discussion questions. The overall purpose of the book is to help students understand that public health practice occurs in a social content, and is subject to all the complexities of a social environment. The book can be used as a textbook supplement to Jo Fairbanks William H Wiese's,The Public Health Primer (SAGE, 1997); it can also be used on its own, or as a supplement to other textbooks in the field.

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Table of Contents

IntroductionPART ONE: EPIDEMIOLOGYCase Study -1Basic Terms in EpidemiologyCase Study -2Cholera in London, 1850Case Study -3The Hantavirus OutbreakCase Study -4Focus on ViolencePART TWO: PUBLIC HEALTH ADMINISTRATIONCase Study -5Why Regulate?Case Study -6Meningococcal Meningitis OutbreakCase Study -7Quality Leadership ProcessCase Study -8Managed Care: What Role for Public Health?PART THREE: HEALTH PROGRAM PLANNINGCase Study -9Planning in a Social ContextCase Study -10Closure of Planned Parenthood ClinicCase Study -11Homeless Health CareCase Study -12Planning for School Health ServicesCase Study -13School Health/Border IssuesCase Study -14Health Promotion/Prevention of Diabetes MellitusCase Study -15Health Promotion Program Evaluation

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