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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Rural populations and health.
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, a Wiley imprint, , ©2012
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Richard A Crosby; Monica L Wendel; Robin C Vanderpool; Baretta R Casey
|ISBN:||9781118221693 1118221699 9781118260296 1118260295 9781118235485 1118235487|
|Description:||1 online resource (418 pages) illustrations, maps|
|Contents:||Part 1: Rural communities in context --
Understanding rural America: A public health perspective / Richard A. Crosby ... [et.al.] --
Defining rurality / L. Gary Hart and Baretta R. Casey --
History of rural public health in America / Amy L. Elizondo and Alan Morgan --
The depth of rural health disparities in America: The ABCDEs / James E. Florence ... [et.al.] --
Part 2: Rural public health systems --
Public health systems, health policy, and population-level prevention in rural America / Angela L. Carman and F. Douglas Scutchfield --
Rural public health systems: A view from Colorado / Julie A. Marshall and Lisa N. VanRaemdonck --
Rural public health systems: A view from Kentucky / Baretta R. Casey --
Rural public health systems: A view from Alabama / Theresa A. Wynn and Mona N. Fouad --
Rural public health systems: A view from Iowa / Faryle Nothwehr, Lauren Erickson, and Ulrike Schultz --
Part 3: Health partnerships in rural communities --
Health assessment in rural communities: A critical organizing and capacity-building tool / James N. Burdine ... [et.al.] --
Strategies for building coalitions in rural communities / Michelle C. Kegler and Frances D. Butterfoss --
Capacity building in rural communities / Monica L. Wendel ... [et.al.] --
Part 4: Evidence-based practice in rural communities --
Promoting adolescent health in rural communities / E. Lisako J. McKyer ... [et.al.] --
Rural food disparities: Availability and accessibility of healthy foods / Wesley R. Dean, Cassandra M. Johnson, and Joseph R. Sharkey --
Promoting oral health in rural communities / Nikki Stone and Baretta R. Casey --
Physical activity promotion in rural America / Richard Kozoll and Sally M. Davis --
Preventing farm-related injuries: The example of tractor overturns / Henry P. Cole and Susan C. Westneat --
Addressing mental health issues in rural areas / Carly E. McCord ... [et.al.] --
Cancer prevention and control in rural communities / Robin C. Vanderpool and Laurel A. Mills --
Tobacco use in rural populations / Geri A. Dino ... [et.al.].
|Responsibility:||Richard A. Crosby, Monica L. Wendel, Robin C. Vanderpool, Baretta R. Casey, editors ; foreword by Ciro V. Sumaya.|
- Medicine, Rural -- United States.
- Rural health services -- United States.
- Rural health -- United States.
- Health services accessibility -- United States.
- Rural Health -- United States.
- Health Services Accessibility -- United States.
- Healthcare Disparities -- United States.
- Rural Health Services -- organization & administration -- United States.
- Rural Population -- United States.
- MEDICAL / Public Health.
- Health services accessibility.
- Medicine, Rural.
- Rural health.
- Rural health services.
- United States.