Buy and Download Book Epidemiology for Public Health Practice, 6th Edition – Original PDF

Download Book Epidemiology for Public Health Practice, 6th Edition – Original PDF

Epidemiology for Public Health Practice is a bestseller that comprehensively covers all important topics of introductory epidemiology and is geared towards the core competencies in epidemiology for master’s and bachelor’s degrees. With comprehensive treatment of the heart of epidemiology – from study designs to descriptive epidemiology to quantitative measures – this reader-friendly text is accessible and interesting for a wide range of freshmen in all health-related disciplines. There is a special focus on practical applications of epidemiology and the development of skills that students can apply in later coursework and in the field. Significantly updated, the new Sixth Edition offers: • New chapter on epidemiology and politics • Increased focus on health disparities, genetic epidemiology and current epidemics (e.g. opioid epidemic, cannabis abuse and gun violence) • Coverage of data acquisition data), wearable technology for Collecting health data, climate change and more. • Unique chapters on psychosocial epidemiology, environmental and occupational health, molecular and genetic epidemiology, and career options. • Updated examples, updated tables and figures throughout the text