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Public health in policy and practice

Public health in policy and practice

a sourcebook for health visitors and community nurses

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Published by Baillière Tindall in Edinburgh, New York, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community health services -- Great Britain -- Administration.,
  • Community health nursing -- Great Britain.,
  • Public health -- Great Britain.,
  • Medical policy -- Great Britain.,
  • Community Health Services -- organization & administration -- Great Britain.,
  • Community Health Nursing -- organization & administration -- Great Britain.,
  • Health Policy -- Great Britain.,
  • Public Health -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Sarah Cowley.
    ContributionsCowley, Sarah.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA485 .P785 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 298 p. :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22462185M
    ISBN 100702023175

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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Since the first edition of this book was published, there has been considerable change across public health, health visiting and community nursing. The positive emphasis on developing and describing all services in relation to their purpose and client/user group is reflected in this second.

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