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Published: 28 February 2013

656 Pages | 50 black and white line drawings


ISBN: 9780199586301

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Awarded First Prize in the Public Health category of the BMA Book Awards 2014.

Oxford Handbook of Public Health Practice

Third Edition

Edited by Charles Guest, Walter Ricciardi, Ichiro Kawachi, and Iain Lang

Oxford Medical Handbooks

  • Provides a problem-based approach to public health practice
  • Emphasises practical advice, contemporary issues, and latest advances
  • Presents world experience at your finger-tips
  • The global guide for continuing professional development
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New to this Edition:

  • New chapters on globalization, health communication, community-based participatory research, translating evidence into policy, social marketing, and sustainable development
  • Includes expanded coverage of advocacy, crises and disasters, economic evaluation, ethics, clinical audit and many other topics
  • Navigability and succinctness has been enhanced, with greater use of summaries, bullet points, and diagrams

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