The New World of Health Promotion: New Program Development, Implementation, and Evaluation

Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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The New World of Health Promotion: New Program Development, Implementation, and Evaluation uses the concepts of epidemiology and collaboration to define the real causes of chronic diseases. The book provides practitioners and students with a methodology to develop cost-effective programs to better inform the population of how to prevent these diseases and their expensive complications. Health care workers and health educators will find that this essential text provides them with the necessary skills to develop, implement, and evaluate health promotion programs. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.
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Kings College

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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Published on
Sep 14, 2009
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Pages
421
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ISBN
9781449661250
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Language
English
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Medical / Public Health
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