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Published: 14 January 2010

376 Pages | Various black and white line drawings and halftones


ISBN: 9780199238934

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Public Health

An action guide to improving health

Second Edition

John Walley and John Wright

  • Contains real examples, illustrations and case histories to bring this important subject to life for the reader
  • An essential action guide to improving public/community health, with practical methods for assessing health needs, working with communities and developing health services
  • Clear language is used throughout the book to describe key public health skills to all readers whether in training or in practice as health officers and mangers of health services and programmes
  • Written by experts with many years field experience

New to this Edition:

  • Thoroughly updated for the second edition with new chapters on health policy, implementation, communicable and non communicable disease, quality and patient safety

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