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Public health & preventive medicine

Paperback. Editor(s): Minkler, Meredith. Num Pages: 512 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 156 x 77. Weight in Grams: 706.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Rutgers University Press United States
Edition
Third Edition, Revised
Number of pages
496
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813553009
ISBN
9780813553009
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.90
€ 50.81

hardcover. This text provides a review of the roles of specific nutrients in maintaining the immune response and host protection against infection. It also considers the influence of various factors, such as exercise and ageing, on the interaction between nutrition and immune function Editor(s): Calder, Phillip C.; Field, C.J.; Gill, H.S. Series: Frontiers in Nutritional Science S. Num Pages: 448 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH3; MJCM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 244 x 172 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1157.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780851995830
ISBN
9780851995830
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 140.37

Hardback. Describes the basic characteristics of the disease, the biology of the pathogens in their vectors and vertebrate hosts, their ecology in different regions of the world and the global epidemiology of the disease. This book also addresses the prevention and control measures that have resulted from this knowledge. Editor(s): Gray, J.S. (University College Dublin, Ireland); Kahl, O. (Free University, Berlin, Germany); Lane, R.S. (University College Berkeley, USA); Stanek, G. (University of Vienna, Austria). Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBN; PSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 26. Weight in Grams: 839.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851996325
ISBN
9780851996325
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 168.56

Paperback. This book uses engaging narratives to illustrate that mental illnesses are not only problems individuals face but problems that need to be understood and treated globally at the social and cultural levels. Editor(s): Kohrt, Brandon A.; Mendenhall, Emily. Series: Anthropology and Global Public Health. Num Pages: 450 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JHM; MBNH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 612.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Left Coast Press Inc United States
Number of pages
389
Condition
New
SKU
V9781611329247
ISBN
9781611329247
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 55.16

hardcover. Examining mycotoxins and their impact from a public health viewpoint, this book provides an overview and introduction to the subject and examines the health, trade and legislation issues involved. It also discusses the management of mycotoxins and the global problems caused by them. Editor(s): Leslie, J.; Bandyopadhyay, R; Visconti, A. Num Pages: 480 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: MBN; PSQ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 175 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1247.
Format
Hardback
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
480
Condition
New
Publication date
2008
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781845930820
ISBN
9781845930820
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 161.44

Paperback. Providing an overview of Foucaldian scholarship in health and medicine, this text assesses the impact of Foucault's work and shows how key researchers in the sociology of health and illness are currently engaging with his work. Editor(s): Petersen, Alan R., Ph.D; Bunton, Robin; Peterson, Alan (Murdoch University, Western Australia). Num Pages: 284 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPCF; JHM; MBN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 142 x 22. Weight in Grams: 380.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
284
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415151788
ISBN
9780415151788
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 67.27

Paperback. Presents a collection of representative historical texts that serve to trace and to illuminate the development of conceptions, policies, and treatments in public health from the dawn of Western civilization through the Progressive Era of the early twentieth century. This book provides annotated readings and biographical details. Editor(s): Schneider, Dona; Lilienfeld, David E. Num Pages: 770 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MBN; MBX. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 38. Weight in Grams: 1060.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Rutgers University Press United States
Number of pages
770
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813542324
ISBN
9780813542324
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 62.21
€ 61.37

Paperback. One of the central problems in nutrition is the difficulty of getting people to change their dietary behaviors so as to bring about an improvement in health. This book tells about the influence on human food choice. It covers topics such as: models of food choice; biological and learning influences on food choice; and, societal influences. Editor(s): Shepherd, R. (University of Surrey, UK); Raats, Monique. Series: Frontiers in Nutritional Science S. Num Pages: 416 pages, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: JM; MBNH3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 172 x 22. Weight in Grams: 906.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845937232
ISBN
9781845937232
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 51.99
€ 49.36

Hardback. Anyone working in the area of disease transmission, particularly those employing predictive maps, will find Peterson's book both inspiring and indispensable. Num Pages: 224 pages, 35, 19 black & white line drawings, 16 maps. BIC Classification: MBNS; PS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 255 x 184 x 17. Weight in Grams: 552.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421414737
ISBN
9781421414737
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 76.91
€ 70.00

Hardcover. First book-length treatment of model-based meta-analytic methods for descriptive epidemiology Editor(s): Flaxman, Abraham. Series: Publications on Global Health, Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation. Num Pages: 600 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 263 x 186 x 22. Weight in Grams: 646.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
University of Washington Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
600
Condition
New
SKU
V9780295991849
ISBN
9780295991849
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 29.75

Paperback. .
Publisher
LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781451132113
ISBN
9781451132113
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 77.70

Paperback. .
Publisher
Apple Academic Press Inc. Canada
Number of pages
211
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781482238655
ISBN
9781482238655
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 60.02

Paperback. .
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138067226
ISBN
9781138067226
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 26.97

Paperback. This detailed and compassionate book will be of great interest to medical professionals, students, public health policy makers, philanthropic donors, and those with a general interest in global health. Editor(s): Kushner, Adam L. Num Pages: 128 pages, 18, 14 black & white halftones, 3 black & white line drawings, 1 maps. BIC Classification: 1QFG; MBN; MN. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 153 x 11. Weight in Grams: 194.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421416694
ISBN
9781421416694
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 25.74

Paperback. Stewart, Marten van Wijhe, Evan G. Wong Editor(s): Kushner, Adam L. Series: Operation Health. Num Pages: 136 pages, 18, 16 black & white halftones, 2 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: JKSR; MBD; MBN; MNC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 10. Weight in Grams: 227.
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421422084
ISBN
9781421422084
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 25.29

Hardback. The new edition of this established and highly respected text is THE definitive reference in its field. Num Pages: 618 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 283 x 221 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1744.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
5th Edition
Number of pages
618
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444333251
ISBN
9781444333251
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 211.19

Paperback. Explains the relationships between physical activity, health and disease, and examines the benefits of exercise in the prevention and treatment of a wide range of important conditions. Num Pages: 376 pages, 32 black & white tables, 14 black & white halftones, 109 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: MBN; MFGV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 245 x 173 x 18. Weight in Grams: 742.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
376
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415421980
ISBN
9780415421980
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 75.72

Paperback. Identifies and offers an examination of critical health issues that affect Latinas health and health care within United States. Editor(s): Aguirre-Molina, Marilyn; Molina, Carlos W. Series: Public Health/Vulnerable Populations. Num Pages: 688 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFSL; MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 266 x 140 x 45. Weight in Grams: 1057.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
688
Condition
New
SKU
V9780787965792
ISBN
9780787965792
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 96.26

Paperback. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501333958
ISBN
9781501333958
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 54.88

Hardcover. Diet and exercise have long been recognized as important components of a healthy lifestyle, as they have a great impact on improving cardiovascular and cerebrovascular functions, lowering the risk of metabolic disorders, and contributing to healthy aging. Num Pages: 384 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JMR; MBNH3; MJN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 254 x 173 x 23. Weight in Grams: 794.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United States
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9781118840559
ISBN
9781118840559
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 219.61

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