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Published: 28 September 2017

1,728 Pages


ISBN: 9780198810131

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Oxford Textbook of Global Public Health

Sixth Edition

Edited by Roger Detels, Martin Gulliford, Quarraisha Abdool Karim, and Chorh Chuan Tan

Oxford Textbook

  • Now in paperback, a sixth edition of the hugely successful, ultimate reference text on international public health and epidemiology
  • Condensed into one volume, covering three distincts area of public health: the scope of public health, the methods of public health, and the practice of public health.
  • Edited by a global team, including contributions from eminent policy makers, public health practitioners and academics from both the developed and developing world
  • Essential reading for all those training or practising in public health and epidemiology

New to this Edition:

  • New topics discussed include climate change, genetic testing and epidemiology; new methods for measuring the burden of disease; life course approaches to epidemiology, behavioural economics; and physical activity, health and wellbeing

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