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- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 42.99
Christoph Heible evaluiert die gesundheitswirtschaftlichen Effekte des medizinisch-technologischen Fortschritts und des demografischen Wandels auf Basis modellgestützter und szenarienbasierter Analysen. Der Autor belegt u.a., dass von medizinisch-technischem Fortschritt nicht zwangsläufig wachstumstreibende Effekte ausgehen, entscheidend ist vielmehr,... more...
- Independent Institute 2015; US$ 9.99
Despite having surmounted numerous obstacles, the Affordable Care Act?also commonly known as ?Obamacare??remains highly controversial and faces ongoing legal and political challenges. The law?s staunchest critics want to repeal and replace the entire law, while even its supporters acknowledge that serious changes are needed. The question is: replace... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 39.99
Rural Women ? s Sexuality, Reproductive Health, and Illiteracy examines the intimate lives of women in the developing world, their sexuality, and views on family planning and gender inequality. Providing insights on cultural traditions and understanding of modern medicine, it is essential for public health and anthropology scholars and practitioners.... more...
- Springer Publishing Company 2014; US$ 59.99
"This book offers an interesting historical backdrop to nursing in rural parts of the US. Each of the nine chapters presents an individual case study from a different geographic area and focuses on a different ethnic population... Recommended. Nursing collections serving all levels of students, researchers/faculty, and professionals/practitioners."... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2013; US$ 97.97
This painstaking investigation into the evolution of disease politics in China analyzes the repeated changes in healthcare provision in rural areas to provide revealing insights into the political processes that built the modern-day People?s Republic. more...
- World Bank Publications 2013; US$ 19.99
Bangladesh is undergoing a double transitiondemographic and epidemiological. Increasing life expectancy and declining fertility entail a demographic transition fueling a shift in the disease burden toward noncommunicable diseases (NCDs). Yet due to absence of a robust routine health information system in the country, it is hard to accurately... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 95.00 US$ 82.33
Health-related disparities remain a persistent, serious problem across the nation's more than 60 million rural residents. Rural Populations and Health provides an overview of the critical issues surrounding rural health and offers a strong theoretical and evidence-based rationale for rectifying rural health disparities in the United States. This... more...
- The University Press of Kentucky 2012; US$ 50.00
Appalachians have been characterized as a population with numerous disparities in health and limited access to medical services and infrastructures, leading to inaccurate generalizations that inhibit their healthcare progress. Appalachians face significant challenges in obtaining effective care, and the public lacks information about both their healthcare... more...
- Springer New York 2011; US$ 141.52
Covering a range of issues unique to rural care provision, from training to policy and advocacy, this work identifies specific needs for development and examines both the positive effects of close-knit families and the issue of access to professional support. more...
- SAGE Publications 2010; US$ 22.00
This book presents a systematic mid-term evaluation of the processes of the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM), India's biggest rural health program. Data from District Level Health Surveys (DLHS), National Family Health Surveys (NFHS) and Sample Registration System (SRS) as well as primary data collected from field surveys and interviews with health... more...