European Public Health Association Conference 2018 (EPH2018) Reading List
Get conference-ready with our key titles for this year's 11th European Public Health Conference (EPH2018), taking place 28 November - 1 December in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Are you attending EPH2018? Stop by the Oxford University Press stand (No 7) to discover our collection of Public Health books and journals. Browse this reading list for a taste of what you can find at the conference.
Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts
Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts highlights the problems, challenges, and opportunities we face when using patient perspectives in practice and research in a clear format to provide readers with a comprehensive overview of this field.
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Alan J. Silman
Epidemiological Studies: A Practical Guide focuses on the practical challenges of epidemiological data collection. Essential topics, such as how to choose the population to study, how to maximize participation and retention, and how to frame questions so that subjects provide the information required, are the core of the material presented.
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Drug Policy and the Public Good is a global source of information and inspiration for policymakers involved in public health and social welfare. Presenting new research on illicit and prescription drug use, it is also an essential tool for academics, and a significant contribution to the translation of addiction research into effective drug policy.
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Fully revised and updated, this fourth edition of Oxford's Textbook of Global Health offers a critical examination of the array of societal factors that shape health within and across countries, including how health inequities create consequences that must be addressed by public health, international aid, and social and economic policy-making.
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The new edition of Sleep, Health, and Society provides up-to-date information on recently discovered areas of sleep medicine. Fully updated to reflect new research and data, as well as additional new chapters exploring eating patterns, nutrition, pregnancy, cancer, pain, and CBT in relation to sleep.
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Oxford Textbook of Nature and Public Health: The role of nature in improving the health of a population (Oxford Textbooks in Public Health)
The Oxford Textbook of Nature and Public Health provides a broad and inclusive picture of the relationship between our own health and the natural environment. All aspects of this unique relationship are covered, ranging from disease prevention through physical activity in green spaces to innovative ecosystem services, such as climate change adaptation by urban trees.
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The Oxford Textbook of Global Public Health is the ultimate resource on the subject of public health and epidemiology. The sixth edition has been thoroughly revised and updated, offering a global and comprehensive perspective on wide ranging public health needs and priorities in modern health care.
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