ISBN : 9781632397423
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Medical Science
Publication Year : 2016
Price : USD 150.00
Description : Public health refers to the practice of promoting better health education, researching new innovative methods to cure diseases, enforcing laws and regulations to provide health care benefits, developing plans to aid community health efforts, preventing diseases and advocating general hygiene, etc. It aims to diagnose and treat mental and physical disorders and other mental health conditions. It incorporates health policy which refers to the practice of forming rules and plans in order to achieve healthcare goals within a community. Some of the diverse topics covered herein address the varied branches that fall under this category. This book provides comprehensive insights into the field of public health. It strives to give a fair idea about this discipline and to help develop a better understanding of the latest advances within this discipline. It is appropriate for students seeking detailed information in this subject, as well as for experts.
Author's Description :
Charline Ryler received her MD from the University of Washington, United States. She is an adjunct professor of medicine and also a guest professor at several universities across America. Her academic and clinical interests lie in tropical medicine, tropical diseases, public health and preventive medicine. She has authored and/or edited numerous well published scholarly articles, journal papers and book chapters on tropical diseases and medicine, and public health.