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Public Health

Sozial- und Präventivmedizin kompakt

Ed. by Egger, Matthias / Razum, Oliver

Series:De Gruyter Studium

    39,95 € / $56.00 / £35.99*

    2., akt. Aufl.
    Publication Date:
    January 2014
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    • Covers key foundations in public health
    • Geared toward the Swiss Catalogue of Learning Objectives for Undergraduate Medical Training and the German State Medicine Examination
    • Easy to read, with a variety of figures and tables
    • Up-to-date website

    Aims and Scope

    This book offers an easily understandable and practice-based introduction to the field of public health. It is designed for students of human medicine and public health, as well as related fields, including nursing science, healthcare science, health economics, and population sciences.
    Aside from covering fundamental concepts and terms in public health, it provides a basic treatment of preventative medicine, health promotion, epidemiology, biostatistics, and healthcare systems. Environmental medicine and international health are two additional topical subjects that are covered by the book.


    xxiv, 364 pages
    44 Tables
    Type of Publication:
    Biostatistics; Epidemiology; Prevention and Health Promotion; Public Health;
    Students of Human Medicine and Public Health

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    „Das leicht verständliche und kompakte ,,Public Health" eignet sich bestens zur Prüfungsvorbereitung und kann darüber hinaus als idealer Einstieg in das Fachgebiet für Studierende und für in Gesundheitsberufen sowie in der Gesundheitspolitik Tätige empfohlen werden."
    Dr. Brigitte Behal in: ÖÄZ 15.Dezember 2015

    „Das Buch bietet einen ausführlichen und detaillierten Einstieg in das Thema "Public Health" [...]."
    Dr. Kirstin Heinrich in: MMP 38. Jahrgang 11/2015

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