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Health status indicators. Medical statistics and surveys

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  • Health Surveys and Related Studiesby M. Alderson; R. Dowie; W. F. Maunder

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    This review describes the statistics of health care derived from non-routine sources. The chapter on need describes local and national population studies and general morbidity surveys as well as covering a range of specific problem studies. Statistics reflecting unmet demand are described as they relate to the various stages of medical care from primary... more...

  • Health at a Glanceby Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2003; US$ 37.00

    The health of populations in OECD countries has improved dramatically over the past forty years, while health expenditure has been growing rapidly and now represents more than 8% of gross domestic product (GDP) in more than half of OECD countries. As a result, health systems have become the largest service industry in most OECD countries. more...

  • Health at a Glance: Asia/Pacific 2010by OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 37.00

    This first edition of Health at a Glance: Asia/Pacific presents a set of key indicators of health status, the determinants of health, health care resources and utilisation, and health care expenditure and financing across 27 Asia/Pacific countries and economies in the Asia/Pacific region.  . Drawing on a wide range of data sources, it builds... more...

  • Health at a Glance: Asia/Pacific 2012by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    OECD Publishing 2013; US$ 42.00

    This second edition of Health at a Glance Asia/Pacific presents a set of key indicators of health status, the determinants of health, health care resources and utilisation, health care expenditure and financing and health care quality across 27 Asia/Pacific countries and economies.  . Drawing on a wide range of data sources, it builds on the format... more...

  • Health at a Glance 2009by OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2009; US$ 40.00

    This fifth edition of Health at a Glance provides the latest comparable data on different aspects of the performance of health systems in OECD countries. It provides striking evidence of large variations across countries in the costs, activities and results of health systems. Key indicators provide information on health status, the determinants of... more...

  • Health at a Glance 2013by OECD Publishing

    OECD Publishing 2013; US$ 35.00

    This seventh edition of Health at a Glance provides the latest comparable data on different aspects of the performance of health systems in OECD countries. It provides striking evidence of large variations across countries in health costs, health activities and health results of health systems. Key health indicators provide information on health status... more...

  • La medición del estado de la saludby Kara Hanson

    Pan American Health Organization 2000; US$ 14.00

    A la Organización Panamericana de la Salud (OPS) le complace presentar este análisis de género en relación con el estudio de la carga global de morbilidad, el cual fue originalmente preparado por el Centro para Estudios sobre Población y Desarrollo de la Universidad de Harvard, como parte de la Iniciativa Global para la Equidad en la Salud. La... more...

  • Making Health Services Adolescent Friendlyby World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2012; US$ 20.00

    Making Health Services Adolescent Friendly: Developing National Quality Standards is intended to be a companion to the Quality Assessment Guidebook: A guide to assessing health services for adolescent clients which was published by WHO in 2009. These two guidebooks are part of a set of tools to standardize and scale up the coverage of quality health... more...

  • Measuring Healthby Ann Bowling

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 53.00

    This thoroughly revised and updated edition offers a comprehensive guide to measures of health and is an essential reference resource for all health professionals and students. Containing details of the use of most of the major measures of health and functioning, the new edition includes:. ˇ A new chapter on measuring global quality of life. ˇ Updated... more...

  • Medical Illuminationsby Howard Wainer

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 23.99

    Is it sensible to screen for breast or prostate cancer? Should the locations of cancer clusters be made available to the general public? When a doctor wants to perform major surgery and there's no chance for a second opinion, do you agree?The answers to these questions are not as black and white as they may first appear. Medical Illuminations presents... more...