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  • Seasonal Forecasts, Climatic Change and Human Healthby Madeleine C. Thomson; Ricardo Garcia-Herrera; Martin Beniston

    Springer 2008; US$ 279.00

    Awareness that many key aspects of public health are strongly influenced by climate is growing dramatically, driven by new research and experience and fears of climate change and the research needed to underpin policy developments in area is growing rapidly. This awareness has yet to translate into a practical use of climate knowledge by health policy-makers.... more...

  • Bayesian Disease Mappingby Andrew B. Lawson

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 98.95

    Focusing on data commonly found in public health databases and clinical settings, Bayesian Disease Mapping: Hierarchical Modeling in Spatial Epidemiology provides an overview of the main areas of Bayesian hierarchical modeling and its application to the geographical analysis of disease. The book explores a range of topics in Bayesian inference... more...

  • Informe sobre la salud en el mundo 2008by WHO

    World Health Organization 2008; US$ 40.00

    Decididos a reforzar sus sistemas de salud, los pases se ven obligados cada vez ms a reconocer que la perspectiva de la atencin primaria de salud (APS) puede proporcionarles el nuevo y ms definido rumbo more...

  • Climate Chaos: Your Health at Risk, What You Can Do to Protect Yourself and Your Familyby M.D. Cindy Parker; Ph.D. Steven M. Shapiro

    ABC-CLIO 2008; US$ 50.00

    Why should we care about climate chaos and global warming? Because, among other risky outcomes, they may seriously harm our health! Scientists around the world are in agreement that global warming, more aptly named climate change, is occurring and human activity is the primary cause. The debate now is in the scientific and policy worlds about just... more...

  • Space, Place and Mental Healthby Sarah Curtis

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2010; US$ 124.95

    How and why does the social and physical environment matter for mental health and psychological wellbeing in human populations?In this book, this question is examined from a number of different points of view, but with a particular emphasis on ideas and research from health geography. It shows that health geography makes a distinctive focus on the... more...

  • Patients Beyond Bordersby Josef Woodman

    Healthy Travel Media 2009; US$ 14.95

    Patients Beyond Borders is the first comprehensive, easy-to-understand guide to medical tourism, written by the world's leading spokesperson on international health travel. Impartial, extensively researched and filled with authoritative and accessible advice carefully culled from hundreds of resources in the US and abroad. Patients Beyond Borders... more...

  • Medical Tourismby J. Connell

    CABI 2011; US$ 125.00

    Although it may seem a recent phenomenon, tourism has long been associated with improved health and spa tourism has its roots in antiquity. With the emergence of activities such as bushwalking and meditation, and with increasing numbers of people travelling abroad for medical or cosmetic procedures, medical tourism is now a growing niche in the tourism... more...

  • Evaluation of Certain Contaminants in Foodby World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2011; US$ 36.00

    This report represents the conclusions of a Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committeeconvened to evaluate the safety of various food contaminants with theaim to advise on risk management options for the purpose of public healthprotection. The first part of the report contains a general discussion of the principlesgoverning the toxicological evaluation of contaminants... more...

  • Evaluation of Certain Food Additives and Contaminantsby World Health Organization

    World Health Organization 2011; US$ 60.00

    This report represents the conclusions of a Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committeeconvened to evaluate the safety of various flavouring agents with aview to concluding as to safety concerns and to preparing specifications foridentity and purity. The Committee also evaluated the risk posed by two foodcontaminants with the aim of deriving tolerable intakes where... more...

  • Chagas Diseaseby Herbert B. Tanowitz; Louis M. Weiss; Louis V Kirchhoff

    Elsevier Science 2011; US$ 235.00

    This thematic volume provides authoritative, up-to-date reviews addressing recent advances as well as an overview for the research and clinical communities on the endemic infection of Chagas disease. Lead researchers discuss epidemiology and control measures as well as various diagnosis techniques, treatments, and therapies currently being used. The... more...