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Sick societies : responding to the global challenge of chronic disease

Author: David Stuckler; Karen Siegel
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronic diseases-heart disease, diabetes, lung disease, and common cancers-claim more than one out of every two lives worldwide. Within the next few decades their toll will rise, most greatly in  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Stuckler; Karen Siegel
ISBN: 9780199574407 0199574405
OCLC Number: 928974863
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2011.
Description: xx, 352 pages : illustrations
Contents: Evaluating the health burden of chronic diseases / David Stuckler, Sanjay Basu --
Sick individuals, sick populations : the societal determinants of chronic diseases / David Stuckler [and others] --
Social and economic consequences of chronic diseases / David Stuckler, Marc Suhrcke --
Comprehensive strategies to reduce the burden of chronic diseases / David Stuckler [and others] --
Politics of chronic disease / David Stuckler [et al.] --
Activities of the private sector --
Comparative case studies from Brazil, China, India, Mexico, and South Africa / Karen Siegel, David Stuckler --
Responding to the global challenge of sick societies / David Stuckler, Karen Siegel --
Appendix. Resources for action.
Responsibility: edited by David Stuckler, Karen Siegel.

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With one out of every three deaths in the world now being caused by four types of chronic disease-heart disease, respiratory disease, common cancers, and type 2 diabetes-what path should public Read more...

 
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