Wallace/Maxcy-Rosenau-Last public health & preventive medicine (eBook, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Wallace/Maxcy-Rosenau-Last public health & preventive medicine Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Wallace/Maxcy-Rosenau-Last public health & preventive medicine

Author: Robert B Wallace
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : English : 15th edView all editions and formats

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert B Wallace
ISBN: 9780071441988 0071441980
OCLC Number: 1017313193
Notes: Revised edition of: Maxcy-Rosenau-Last public health & preventive medicine. 14th ed. c1998.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Jackson, Wyo. : Teton Data Systems, 2007. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Dec. 10, 2007). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Description: 1367 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: Public health and preventive medicine: trends and guideposts --
Epidemiology and public health --
Ethics and public health policy --
Public health and population --
Public health informatics --
Health disparities and community-based participatory research: issues and illustrations --
Genetic determinants of disease and genetics in public health --
Control of communicable diseases --
Diseases controlled primarily by vaccination --
Epidemiology and trends in sexually transmitted diseases --
The epidemiology and prevention of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) --
Infection spread by close personal contact --
Diseases spread by food and water --
Control of infections in institutions: healthcare-associated infections --
Viral diseases transmitted primarily by arthropod vectors --
Diseases transmitted primarily from animals to humans (zoonoses) --
Opportunistic fungal infections --
Other infection-related diseases of public health import --
The status of environmental health --
Toxicology --
Environmental and ecological risk assessment --
Biomarkers --
Asbestos and other fibers --
Coal worker's lung diseases --
Silicosis --
Health significance of metal exposures --
Diseases associated with exposure to chemical substances: organic compounds --
Polychlorinated biphenyls --
Polychlorinated dioxins and polychlorinated dibenzofurans --
Brominated flame retardants --
Multiple chemical sensitivities --
Pulmonary responses to gases and particles --
Pesticides --
Temperature and health --
Ionizing radiation --
Nonionizing radiation --
Effects of the physical environment: noise as a health hazard --
Ergonomics and work-related musculoskeletal disorders --
Industrial hygiene --
Surveillance and health screening in occupational health --
Workers with disabilities. Environmental justice: from global to local --
The health of hired farmworkers --
Women workers --
Health hazards of child labor --
Occupational safety and health standards --
Ensuring food safety --
Water quality management and water-borne disease trends --
Hazardous waste: assessing, detecting, and remediation --
Aerospace medicine --
Housing and health --
Human health in a changing world --
Health behavior research and intervention --
Tobacco: health effects and control --
Alcohol-related health problems --
Prevention of drug use and drug use disorders --
Community health promotion and disease prevention --
Risk communication-an overlooked tool for improving public health --
Health literacy --
Screening for early and asymptomatic conditions --
Cancer --
Heart disease --
Renal and urinary tract disease --
Diabetes --
Respiratory disease prevention --
Musculoskeletal disorders --
Neurological disorders --
Disabling visual disorders --
Psychiatric disorders --
Childhood cognitive disability --
Prevention of disability in older persons --
Nutrition in public health and preventive medicine --
Postmarketing medication safety surveillance: a current public health issue --
The American health-care system: structure and function --
Structure and function of the public health system in the United States --
International and global health --
Public health law --
Public health management tools --
Categorical public health sciences --
Injury control: the public health approach --
Violence in the family as a public health concern.
Other Titles: Wallace/Maxcy-Rosenau-Last public health and preventive medicine
Public health & preventive medicine
Maxcy-Rosenau-Last public health & preventive medicine.
Responsibility: editor, Robert B. Wallace.
More information:


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.