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Well-Being: Expanding the Definition of ProgressInsights From Practitioners, Researchers, and Innovators From Around the Globe

Well-Being: Expanding the Definition of Progress: Insights From Practitioners, Researchers, and Innovators From Around the Globe

Alonzo L. Plough (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190080495
eISBN:
9780190080525
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190080495.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The world is currently in the midst of unprecedented challenges—from the impacts of climate change and the humanitarian crisis of forced migration, to the rise of nationalism and epidemic growth of ... More

Urban Public HealthA Research Toolkit for Practice and Impact

Urban Public Health: A Research Toolkit for Practice and Impact

Gina S. Lovasi, Ana V. Diez Roux, and Jennifer Kolker (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190885304
eISBN:
9780190885335
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190885304.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

This book will orient public health scholars and practitioners, as well as professionals from related fields such as the social sciences and design professions, to the tools and skills needed for ... More

Health in JapanSocial Epidemiology of Japan since the 1964 Tokyo Olympics

Health in Japan: Social Epidemiology of Japan since the 1964 Tokyo Olympics

Eric Brunner, Noriko Cable, and Hiroyasu Iso (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198848134
eISBN:
9780191882692
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198848134.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

In the latter half of the twentieth century, Japan developed into a thriving economy, and the Japanese remain one of the healthiest populations in the world to this day. However, in the past 25 ... More

Viruses, Plagues, and HistoryPast, Present, and Future

Viruses, Plagues, and History: Past, Present, and Future

Michael B. A. Oldstone

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190056780
eISBN:
9780197523292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190056780.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology

“Viruses, Plagues, & History” focuses on the effects of viral diseases on human history. Written by an eminent internationally respected virologist, it couples the fabric of history with major ... More

Healthcare Public HealthImproving health services through population science

Healthcare Public Health: Improving health services through population science

Martin Gulliford and Edmund Jessop (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198837206
eISBN:
9780191873966
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198837206.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

Healthcare public health is concerned with the application of population sciences to the design, organization, and delivery of healthcare services, with the ultimate aim of improving population ... More

Complex Systems and Population Health

Complex Systems and Population Health

Yorghos Apostolopoulos, Michael K. Lemke, and Kristen Hassmiller Lich (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190880743
eISBN:
9780190880774
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190880743.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Currently, population health science is an integral part of academic curricula around the world. For over a century, the principles of the reductionist paradigm have guided population health ... More

PainedUncomfortable Conversations about the Public's Health

Pained: Uncomfortable Conversations about the Public's Health

Michael Stein and Sandro Galea

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780197510384
eISBN:
9780197510414
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510384.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

As a country, the United States overinvests in medical care, often at the expense of the social, economic, and cultural forces that produce health. Indeed, the rise of medicine as a cornerstone of ... More

Culture of Health in PracticeInnovations in Research, Community Engagement, and Action

Culture of Health in Practice: Innovations in Research, Community Engagement, and Action

Alonzo L. Plough

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190071400
eISBN:
9780190071431
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190071400.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This book concerns the importance of achieving health equity throughout the United States. Its publication is timely, given the major challenges in American health care in recent years. These include ... More

Essentials for Health ProtectionFour Key Components

Essentials for Health Protection: Four Key Components

Emily Ying Yang Chan

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198835479
eISBN:
9780191873140
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198835479.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Essentials for Health Protection: Four Key Components is an introductory to intermediate level textbook and reference book for undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as healthcare ... More

Continual RavingA History of Meningitis and the People Who Conquered It

Continual Raving: A History of Meningitis and the People Who Conquered It

Janet R. Gilsdorf

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780190677312
eISBN:
9780190677343
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190677312.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This book explores the lives and work of scientists who unraveled the mysteries of meningitis and describes the steps (and sometimes missteps) they used to accomplish their splendid achievements. ... More

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