Encyclopedia of Global Health

Author: Yawei Zhang

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1412941865

Category: Medical

Page: 1938

View: 4569


The Encyclopedia of Global Health is a comprehensive A to Z, inter-disciplinary, one-stop reference to a broad array of health topics worldwide. Encompassing four volumes with some 1,200 articles in 2000 pages, the encyclopedia covers all aspects of health, including physical and mental health entries, biographies of major doctors and researchers, profiles of medical institutions, organizations, and corporations, descriptions of drugs and operations, articles on national health policies, and thematic health topics in the humanities. Pedagogical elements of the encyclopedia include an in-depth chronology detailing advances in health through history, a glossary of health definitions, extensive cross-references to related topics, and thorough bibliographic citations.

Chronic Diseases: An Encyclopedia of Causes, Effects, and Treatments [2 volumes]

Author: Jean Kaplan Teichroew

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440801045

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 852

View: 6520


This comprehensive two-volume work provides an overview of an area of growing concern, offering readers a one-stop resource for researching the chronic conditions that increasingly plague our society. • Presents comprehensive, up-to-date information in an easily accessible style • Examines the many facets of researching, diagnosing, and controlling chronic diseases • Covers preventive measures such as selecting a nutrition plan, physical activity, vaccinations, and screenings • Explores topics within their historical and societal context and in correlation with the standards of health education • Brings together the expertise of a wide range of respected professionals

Magill's Medical Guide: Smell - Zoonoses

Author: Anne Chang

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781587654077

Category: Medical

Page: 3104

View: 9248


Covers diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and issues in an A-Z format, with sidebars addressing recent developments in medicine and concise information boxes for all diseases and disorders.

Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society

Author: Graham A. Colditz

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1412949890

Category: Medical

Page: 1616

View: 2503


Three volumes collect 750 entries that provide information on the impact of cancer on different countries, along with the causes and strategies for prevention around the world.

The Gale Encyclopedia of Children's Health: A-C

Author: Kristine M. Krapp,Jeffrey Wilson

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN: 9780787694272

Category: Child Welfare

Page: 2178

View: 6224


Arranged alphabetically, each volume provides in-depth coverage of pediatric diseases and disorders, along with issues related to physical and cognitive/behavioral development.


A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References

Author: Icon Health Publications,James N. Parker

Publisher: Icon Group International Incorporated


Category: Medical

Page: 348

View: 5095


This is a 3-in-1 reference book. It gives a complete medical dictionary covering hundreds of terms and expressions relating to pesticides. It also gives extensive lists of bibliographic citations. Finally, it provides information to users on how to update their knowledge using various Internet resources. The book is designed for physicians, medical students preparing for Board examinations, medical researchers, and patients who want to become familiar with research dedicated to pesticides. If your time is valuable, this book is for you. First, you will not waste time searching the Internet while missing a lot of relevant information. Second, the book also saves you time indexing and defining entries. Finally, you will not waste time and money printing hundreds of web pages.

Gale Directory of Databases

Author: N.A

Publisher: Gale Research International, Limited

ISBN: 9780787623043

Category: Databases

Page: N.A

View: 9989


This is a guide to computer-readable databases available online, in CD-ROM format, or in other magnetic formats. Details include database descriptions, costs, and whom to contact for purchase. The material is indexed alphabetically, and by subject, vendor, and producer.