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Title The guide to community preventive services : what works to promote health? / Task Force on Community Preventive Services ; Stephanie Zaza, Peter A. Briss, Kate W. Harris, managing editor
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2005


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Description xxxvi, 506 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction : how to use the guide to community preventive services -- 1. Tobacco -- 2. Physical activity -- 3. The social environment -- 4. Cancer -- 5. Diabetes -- 6. Vaccine-preventable diseases -- 7. Oral health -- 8. Motor vehicle occupant injury -- 9. Violence -- 10. Methods used for reviewing evidence and linking evidence to recommendations -- 11. Understanding and using the economic evidence -- 12. Continuing research needs
Summary A primary resource to improve health and prevent disease in states, communities, community organizations, businesses, healthcare organizations, and schools, this volume examines the effectiveness and efficiency of interventions to combat risky behaviours
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Community health services -- United States.
Preventive health services -- United States.
Health promotion -- United States.
Community Health Services.
Preventive Health Services.
Health Promotion.
United States.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung
Author Zaza, Stephanie.
Briss, Peter A.
Harris, Kate W.
Task Force on Community Preventive Services (U.S.)
LC no. 2004050129
ISBN 0195151089 cloth
0195151097 paperback
9780195151091 paperback
Other Titles Community preventive services