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Global health care : issues and policies / edited by Carol Holtz.

Edition:
2nd ed.
Publication:
Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning, c2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xxvi, 613 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
World health.
Medical policy -- Cross-cultural studies.
Public health -- Cross-cultural studies.
Medical care -- Cross-cultural studies.
Medical subjects:
World Health.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Delivery of Health Care.
Health Policy.
Contents:
Global health
Global health in developed societies : examples in the United States, Sweden, Japan, and the United Kingdom
Developing countries : Egypt, China, India, and South Africa
Global perspectives of economics and healthcare
Global perspectives on politics and public health policy
Ethics of end-of-life care from a global perspective
Infectious diseases from a global perspective
HIV/AIDS, stigma, and disclosure : a need for a human rights perspective
Global use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and treatments
Global perspectives on selected chronic cardiovascular diseases
Global perspectives on diabetes, respiratory diseases, and orthopedic chronic diseases
Cancer as a public health problem
Global perspectives on violence, injury, and occupational health
Global perspectives on nutrition
Global perspectives on mental health
Global perspectives on environmental health
Global health in reproduction and infants
Global health of children
Global health of the older adult
A unique perspective on health care in Panama
Health and healthcare in Mexico
Health and healthcare in Israel
Establishing medical and nursing education programs in the country of Georgia.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1953 Fund.
Contributor:
Holtz, Carol.
Class of 1953 Fund.
ISBN:
9780763799649 (pbk.)
0763799645 (pbk.)
9781449679590
1449679595
Web link:
The Class of 1953 Fund Home Page
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