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 best-selling text that provides comprehensive coverage of all the main topics in introduction to epidemiology and aligns with core competencies in epidemiology for undergraduate and postgraduate courses. With a comprehensive coverage of the heart of epidemiology (from study designs to descriptive epidemiology and quantitative measurements), this reader-friendly text is accessible and engaging to a wide range of beginning students in all health-related disciplines. A unique focus is placed on real-world applications of epidemiology and the development of skills that students can apply in their subsequent coursework and in the field. Significantly updated, the new Sixth Edition offers: • New chapter on epidemiology and policy • Increased emphasis on health inequalities, genetic epidemiology and current epidemics (eg, the opioid epidemic, cannabis abuse and gun violence) • Coverage of data collection (big data), wearable technology to collect health data, climate change and more. • Unique chapters on psychosocial epidemiology, environmental and occupational health, molecular and genetic epidemiology, and career options • Revised examples, updated tables and figures throughout the text