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Fundamentals for Public Health Practice
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Fundamentals for Public Health Practice

First Edition
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October 2022 | 402 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

A comprehensive textbook providing a complete overview of the multifaceted nature of public health practice. It explores all aspects of public health from communities and wider society, child development and early relationships, inequalities in health, safeguarding, the rapidly changing nature of society and the significance of culture, equality and diversity.

The book takes a life-span approach and makes direct links to the UK health and social care context and has been written for an interprofessional audience. It will be essential reading for health and social care students including nurses and midwives, allied health care professionals, social care workers, qualified health and social care practitioners and anyone who plays a role in understanding, promoting, and protecting public health.

Key features:

  • Comprehensive, wide-ranging coverage
  • Addresses the realities of public health in a globalised world
  • Applied to the UK four nation context but also considers the global dimension of public health practice
 
Health Promotion And Prevention
 
Health Promotion - Lorraine Joomun
 
Health Literacy - Lynette Shotton & Emma Senior
 
Early Intervention
 
Healthy Child Development - Amanda Holland
 
The Influence Of Early Relationships On Child Development And Long-Term Health And Wellbeing - Amanda Holland And Kate Phillips
 
Perinatal Mental Health - Vivienne Jane Hanley
 
Inequalities In Public Health
 
Inequalities In Health - Linda Magges
 
The Obesity Epidemic - Linda Mages and Nadine Littler
 
Public Health And The Older Person - Shirley Willis And Cath Smith
 
Substance Use And Public Health - Iain Mcfee And Ian Bond
 
Mental Health - Alex Nute
 
Oral Health - Kate Phillips
 
Sexual Health Is Public Health - David Evans
 
Safeguarding
 
Safeguarding Adults, 21st Century Issues - Susan Greening, Philip Tremewan
 
Safeguarding Children and Young People - Michelle Moseley
 
Domestic Abuse - Caroline Bradbury Jones And Dana Sammut
 
Honour Based Violence: A Public Health Issue: Protection, Promotion And Provision Of Services - Joanne Mcewan And Michelle Moseley
 
Culture, Equality And Diversity
 
Homelessness - Lorraine Joomun
 
Gypsies and Travellers - Deb McNee
 
Culture Competence In Care: Working With Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic And Faith Families - Dr Fatima Hussain
 
LGBT Community - Dave Clarke

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Paperback
ISBN: 9781526496256
£28.99

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ISBN: 9781526496263
£85.00