Public Health

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  • Physical and Biological Hazards of the Workplace, Third Edition

    Gregg M Stave and Peter H Wald, Editors

    All health professionals involved in worker health will be happy that this classic reference has now been updated in a third edition. This book functions both as an introduction to and review of physical and biological hazards:

    • Provides updated information on protecting workers from proven and possible health risks from manual material handling, extremes of temperature and pressure, ionizing and non-ionizing (magnetic fields) radiation, shiftwork and more
    • Details major changes in our understanding of biological hazards including Ebola, Chikungunya, Zika, HIV, Hepatitis C, Lyme disease, MERS-CoV, TB, and much more
    • All infectious diseases have been updated from an occupational health perspective
    • Includes practical guidance on how to set up medical surveillance for hazards and suggests preventive measures that can be used to reduce occupational diseases

     

    Publication Date November 2016
    Format Hardcover, 578 pages
    Product Code 28107
    Price: $156.00 More Info
  • The Travel and Tropical Medicine Manual 5th Edition

    Be equipped with the knowledge to prevent, evaluate, and manage diseases when employees are traveling abroad. This pragmatic and pocket-sized manual covers key topics in pre- and post-travel medicine with a format for quick and easy access. Includes dynamic images for an enhanced visual understanding.

    New to this edition:

    • Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase
    • Evidence-based appendix helps to validate treatments - available at Expert Consult
    • Covers emerging hot topics such as Ebola virus, viral hemorrhagic fevers, the role of point-of-care testing in travel medicine, and antibiotic-resistant bacteria in returning travelers


     

    Publication Date 2016
    Format Softcover
    Product Code 27100
    Price: $79.99 More Info
  • Occupational and Environmental Health, Seventh Edition

    Edited by Barry S. Levy, David H. Wegman, Sherry L. Baron, and Rosemary K. Sokas

    NEW EDITION! Now in a seventh edition, this leading text provides a clear understanding of occupational and environmental health through its multidisciplinary and global approach. Case studies assist readers to apply the basic principles of environmental and occupational health to real-world challenges. Includes extensive graphs, photographs, and drawings to illustrate key concepts.
    New to this edition:

    • -New chapters on climate change, children's environmental health, liver disorders, kidney disorders, and a global perspective on occupational health and safety
    • -Expanded coverage of government's role in occupational and environmental health
    • -Updated approaches for recognizing and preventing disease and injury

     

    Publication Date October 2017
    Format Softcover, 784 pages
    Product Code 24095
    Price: $105.00 More Info
  • Jekel's Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Fifth Edition

    Joann G. Elmore, MD, MPH, Dorothea Wild, MD, MPH, David L. Katz, MD, MPH, and Heidi D. Nelson, MD, MPH, MACP

    DUE OUT EARLY DECEMBER

    A reliable source for complete and concise coverage of epidemiology, biostatistics, preventive medicine, and public health. Written by renowned experts in the fields of epidemiology and public health, material is presented with a clinical focus and real-life medical examples.  

    Publication Date 2020
    Format Softcover
    Product Code 27103
    Price: $59.99 More Info
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