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Reducing the impact of poverty on health and human development : scientific approaches

Author: Stephen G Kaler; Owen M Rennert
Publisher: Malden, Mass. : Blackwell, 2008.
Series: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, v. 1136.
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Part of the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences series. Diverse elements contribute to poverty in the United States and elsewhere in the world, and this volume offers an in-depth look at  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Reducing the impact of poverty on health and human development.
Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2008
(DLC) 2007049319
(OCoLC)182913275
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen G Kaler; Owen M Rennert
ISBN: 9781573317115 157331711X
OCLC Number: 232550585
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 378 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Treating multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Tomsk, Russia : developing programs that address the linkage between poverty and disease / S. Keshavjee [and others] --
Expanding global HIV treatment : case studies from the field / J.J. Furin [and others] --
Poverty and human immunodeficiency virus in children : a view from the Western Cape, South Africa / Barend Jacobus Marais [and others] --
Diseases of poverty with high mortality in infants and children : malaria, measles, lower respiratory infections, and diarrheal illnesses / Stephen G. Kaler --
Malaria and poverty / Awash Teklehaimanot and Paola Mejia --
Hookworm and poverty / Peter Hotez --
Dracunculiasis, onchocerciasis, schistosomiasis, and trachoma / Donald R. Hopkins [and others] --
Eliminating lymphatic filariasis : a view from the field / Thomas Streit and Jack Guy Lafontant --
Intersectoral approaches to neglected diseases / Steven K. Ault --
Chronic diseases in developing countries : health and economic burdens / Rachel Nugent --
Poverty, maternal health, and adverse pregnancy outcomes / N. Tanya Nagahawatte and Robert L. Goldenberg --
Supporting the mental health of mothers raising children in poverty : how do we target them for intervention studies? / Linda S. Beeber, Krista M. Perreira, and Todd Schwartz --
Poverty, gender inequities, and women's risk of human immunodeficiency virus/AIDS / Suneeta Krishnan [and others] --
Poverty and elimination of urban health disparities : challenge and opportunity / Stephen B. Thomas and Sandra Crouse Quinn --
Poverty and health disparities for American Indian and Alaska Native children : current knowledge and future prospects / Michelle Sarche and Paul Spicer --
Trends in private insurance, Medicaid/State Children's Health Insurance Program, and the Healthcare Safety Net : implications for vulnerable populations and health disparities / Alexandra E. Shields, Mary McGinn-Shapiro, and Paul Fronstin --
Health insurance and access to health care in the United States / Catherine Hoffman and Julia Paradise --
Poverty and access to health care in developing countries / David H. Peters --
Poverty : the double burden of malnutrition in mothers and the intergenerational impact / Hélène F. Delisle --
Latent effects of prenatal malnutrition on adult health : the example of schizophrenia / Ezra Susser, David St. Clair, and Lin He --
Food security, poverty, and human development in the United States / John T. Cooke and Deborah A. Frank --
Diet and health outcomes in vulnerable populations / Joseph R. Sharkey --
Agriculture in Africa : strategies to improve and sustain smallholder production systems / Bashir Jama and Gonzalo Pizarro --
Building an alliance for a green revolution in Africa / Gary Toenniessen, Akinwumi Adesina, and Joseph DeVries --
The effect of poverty on child development and educational outcomes / Patrice L. Engle and Maureen M. Black --
Long-term effects of Head Start on low-income children / Jens Ludwig and Deborah A. Phillips --
Education for all : an imperative for reducing poverty / Nicholas Burnett --
Housing and health : intersection of poverty and environmental exposures / Virginia A. Rauh, Philip J. Landrigan, and Luz Claudio --
Social and economic aspects of immigration / Rebecca L. Clark and Rosalind Berkowitz King --
Improving the health and lives of people living in slums / Shaaban A. Sheuya --
Role of income and family influence on child outcomes / James J. Heckman --
Psychological costs of growing up poor / Eric Dearing --
Mandated empowerment : handing antipoverty policy back to the poor? / Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo --
The Chinese social benefit system in transition : reforms and impacts on income inequality / Qin Gao --
Poverty, energy, and resource use in developing countries : focus on Africa / Daniel M. Kammen and Charles Kirubi --
Sustainable transfer of biotechnology to developing countries : fighting poverty by bringing scientific tools to developing-country partners / Josefina Coloma and Eva Harris --
Delivery of agricultural technology to resource-poor farmers in Africa / Hodeba D. Mignouna [and others].
Series Title: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, v. 1136.
Responsibility: editors, Stephen G. Kaler and Owen M. Rennert.
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