Health

Dimensions of Community-Based Projects in Health Care  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 20, 2017
Dimensions of Community-Based Projects in Health Care

Dimensions of Community-Based Projects in Health Care By Steven L. Arxer, John W. Murphy
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 137 Pages | ISBN : 3319615564 | 1.81 MB

This salient reference grounds readers in the theoretical basis and day-to-day practice of community-based health care programs, and their potential as a transformative force in public health. Centering around concepts of self-determination, empowerment, and inclusiveness, the book details the roles of physicians, research, and residents in the transition to self-directed initiatives and greater community control.

Global Perspectives on Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifecourse  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 20, 2017
Global Perspectives on Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifecourse

Global Perspectives on Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health Across the Lifecourse By Shonali Choudhury, Jennifer Toller Erausquin, Mellissa Withers
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 436 Pages | ISBN : 3319604163 | 6.74 MB

This expansive survey spotlights pervasive issues affecting girls’ and women’s sexual and reproductive health across the lifecourse. Research from diverse countries around the world analyzes the complex relationships among biological, psychological, sociocultural, and economic issues—particularly in terms of inequities—as they shape women’s lives.

A History of Health & Fitness: Implications for Policy Today  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 19, 2017
A History of Health & Fitness: Implications for Policy Today

A History of Health & Fitness: Implications for Policy Today By Prof. Roy J. Shephard
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 518 Pages | ISBN : 3319650963 | 24.51 MB

This book provides a unique and succinct account of the history of health and fitness, responding to the growing recognition of physicians, policy makers and the general public that exercise is the most potent form of medicine available to humankind.

Banking on Health: The World Bank and Health Sector Reform in Latin America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Sept. 19, 2017
Banking on Health: The World Bank and Health Sector Reform in Latin America

Banking on Health: The World Bank and Health Sector Reform in Latin America by Shiri Noy
English | 4 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 3319617648 | 241 Pages | PDF | 2.64 MB

This book addresses the puzzle of why the World Bank was unable to effect sweeping neoliberal health reforms in Latin America from the 1980s onward.

The Gut Health Diet Plan: Recipes to Restore Digestive Health and Boost Wellbeing  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 17, 2017
The Gut Health Diet Plan: Recipes to Restore Digestive Health and Boost Wellbeing

The Gut Health Diet Plan: Recipes to Restore Digestive Health and Boost Wellbeing by Christine Bailey
English | May 19th, 2016 | ASIN: B01EVF5IWY, ISBN: 1848997337 | 176 pages | EPUB | 24.98 MB

A clear, easy-to-follow, 5-step plan complete with over 70 delicious recipes for complete digestive system health.
It is now widely recognised that gut health is critical to our overall health and that many major health concerns can be linked to an irritated or unhealthy gut. In fact, an unhealthy gut contributes to a wide range of chronic health disorders such as autoimmune conditions, Crohn's syndrome, irritable bowel, allergies, arthritis, chronic fatigue syndrome, depression and mood swings. What's worse, gut health issues affect a huge proportion of people and are often on-going and difficult to resolve.

Nunavut: A Health System Profile  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 15, 2017
Nunavut: A Health System Profile

Nunavut: A Health System Profile by Gregory P. Marchildon, Renée Torgerson
English | August 14th, 2013 | ISBN: 0773541489, 0773541470 | 191 pages | PDF | 1.91 MB

Based on extensive research including visits to most health centres and facilities in Nunavut, Gregory Marchildon and Renée Torgerson have produced a comprehensive review of healthcare in Canada's newest territory. Nunavut: A Health System Profile provides an in-depth examination of population health and healthcare in the territory.
Training the Future Child Health Care Workforce to Improve Behavioral Health Outcomes for Children, Youth, and Families: Procee

Training the Future Child Health Care Workforce to Improve Behavioral Health Outcomes for Children, Youth, and Families: Proceedings of a Workshop
by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Health and Medicine Division, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Youth, and Families Board on Children, Affective, and Behavioral Health Forum on Promoting Children's Cognitive
English | June 6, 2018 | ISBN: 0309464617 | 129 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Increasing numbers of evidence-based interventions have proven effective in preventing and treating behavioral disorders in children. However, the adoption of these interventions in the health care system and other systems that affect the lives of children has been slow. Moreover, with few exceptions, current training in many fields that involve the behavioral health of children falls short of meeting the needs that exist.

Social Monitoring for Public Health  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Sept. 12, 2017
Social Monitoring for Public Health

Social Monitoring for Public Health
Morgan & Claypool | English | Aug 31, 2017 | ISBN-10: 1681730952 | 138 pages | PDF | 1.72 mb

by Michael J Paul (Author)
Health Informatics Data Analysis: Methods and Examples (Health Information Science)

Health Informatics Data Analysis: Methods and Examples (Health Information Science) by Dong Xu
English | 3 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 3319449796 | 210 Pages | PDF | 4.15 MB

This book provides a comprehensive overview of different biomedical data types, including both clinical and genomic data. Thorough explanations enable readers to explore key topics ranging from electrocardiograms to Big Data health mining and EEG analysis techniques. Each chapter offers a summary of the field and a sample analysis.

Academic Health Centers: Leading Change in the 21st Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Sept. 11, 2017
Academic Health Centers: Leading Change in the 21st Century

Institute of Medicine, "Academic Health Centers: Leading Change in the 21st Century"
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0309088933 | PDF | pages: 216 | 10.0 mb