International Handbook on Adolescent Health and Development

Written By Andrew L. Cherry
International Handbook on Adolescent Health and Development
  • Publsiher : Springer
  • Release : 21 November 2016
  • ISBN : 3319407430
  • Pages : 537 pages
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Download or read book entitled International Handbook on Adolescent Health and Development by author: Andrew L. Cherry which was release on 21 November 2016 and published by Springer with total page 537 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This comprehensive reference uses an ecological perspective to sort out the complex mix of biological, psychological, social, and other factors influencing adolescent health as well as shaping professional responses to the needs of adolescents. Describing critical concerns at the global level and innovative strategies from selected countries, the book urges readers to develop and support practices and policies to enhance optimal youth development. Expert coverage centers on key areas: the global state of adolescent health and development, adolescent health issues and public health answers, making health systems more responsive to youth, and improving school health services. And bedrock themes such as social determinants of health, young people’s right to health care, and health and gender disparities are discussed throughout these chapters. Included among the topics: • The epidemiology of adolescent health • Adolescent sexual health and sexuality education • Restorative justice and the mental wellbeing of adolescents • Critical issues in adolescent nutrition: needs and recommendations • Towards an adolescent competent workforce • Pairing children with health services: the changing role of school health services in the 21st century The International Handbook on Adolescent Health and Development is essential to medical schools, public schools, and college libraries; teaching faculty; graduate and post-graduate students in public health, medicine, social work, other behavioral sciences and health disciplines (e.g., nursing, allied heath); as well as practitioners interested in better orienting their services to the health needs of adolescents.

International Handbook on Adolescent Health and Development

International Handbook on Adolescent Health and Development
  • Author : Andrew L. Cherry,Valentina Baltag,Mary E. Dillon
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-11-21
  • Total pages : 537
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : This comprehensive reference uses an ecological perspective to sort out the complex mix of biological, psychological, social, and other factors influencing adolescent health as well as shaping professional responses to the needs of adolescents. Describing critical concerns at the global level and innovative strategies from selected countries, the book urges ...

International Health Issues in Adolescents

International Health Issues in Adolescents
  • Author : Robert T. Brown,David L. Bennett
  • Publisher : Amer Academy of Pediatrics
  • Release Date : 2009-12-01
  • Total pages : 145
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews helps you stay up-to-date in key areas of current clinical practice of adolescent medicine. Topics in Infectious Diseases and Immunizations include: Immunization Update, Sinusitis and Complications, Pneumonia, Pertussis, Influenza, Infectious Mononucleosis & CMV, Viral Hepatitis, Meningitis/Encephalitis, HIV, HPV....

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Working with Young People
  • Author : Wolfgang Jessen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 150
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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  • Author : Section on Adolescent Health American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 212
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Global Health 101

Global Health 101
  • Author : Richard Skolnik
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2015-08-06
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : Rated by an independent panel as the best introductory Global Health text for undergraduates, Global Health 101, Third Edition is a clear, concise, and user-friendly introduction to the most critical issues in global health. It illustrates key themes with an extensive set of case studies, examples, and the latest evidence. Particular ...

International Health Issues in Adolescents

International Health Issues in Adolescents
  • Author : Robert T. Brown,David L. Bennett
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 170
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews helps you stay up-to-date in key areas of current clinical practice of adolescent medicine....

International Handbook of Adolescent Pregnancy

International Handbook of Adolescent Pregnancy
  • Author : Andrew L. Cherry,Mary E. Dillon
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2014-01-13
  • Total pages : 712
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : The rates are on the decline worldwide. But adolescent pregnancies still occur, placing millions of girls each year at risk for medical complications and social isolation and their babies for severe health problems-especially when prenatal care is inadequate or nonexistent. But as the opportunity for young women and girls increases ...

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  • Publisher : Book Builders
  • Release Date : 2018-03-13
  • Total pages : 266
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : Seventy percent of the global burden of mental disorders is located in low and middle income countries (LMIC),including sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). However, in Africa,only 0.62% of the national health budget is allocated to mental health compared to a global median of 2.8% and 5% in Europe. The government is the source ...

Essentials of International Health

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  • Author : Manoj Sharma,Professor Health Promotion and Education University of Cincinnati Professor Environmental Health University of Cincinnati Manoj Sharma,Ashutosh Atri
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2011-04-21
  • Total pages : 500
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Summary : Essentials of International Health provides an introduction to international health with a focus on epidemiological, political, behavioral, sociological, cultural, and medical dimensions in the field. The text covers problems concerning both developed and developing countries (with an emphasis on developing countries) and introduces population-based public health approaches to solving international ...

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Maternal and Child Health
  • Author : John Ehiri
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-10-03
  • Total pages : 582
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : Our current era of globalization, war, and socioeconomic unrest has revealed public health as a worldwide concern and a major frontier for social justice with maternal and child health at its epicenter. Yet, there has been a relative scarcity of training resources specifically dedicated to this crucial area. "Maternal and ...

Global Health 101 Fourth Edition

Global Health 101  Fourth Edition
  • Author : Richard Skolnik
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2019-10-11
  • Total pages : 586
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : In keeping with the previous edition - which was independently rated as the best global health book for undergraduates - Global Health 101, Fourth Edition is a clear, concise, and user-friendly introduction to the most critical issues in global health, illustrating key themes with an extensive set of case studies, examples, ...

Our Shrinking Globe Implications for Child Safety An Issue of Pediatric Clinics of North America E Book

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  • Author : Avinash Shetty
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2016-01-19
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : Pediatricians in the Unites States and around the World continue to face a myriad of global health threats affecting child and adolescent health including: 1) infectious diseases of poverty [e.g. human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), tuberculosis, malaria, and neglected tropical diseases] in low-and middle-income countries (LMIC), especially in sub Saharan Africa; 2) ...

Evaluating International Public Health Issues

Evaluating International Public Health Issues
  • Author : Mbuso Precious Mabuza
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03
  • Total pages : 334
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : This book makes an original contribution in addressing contemporary critical discussions and reflections on international health policies, strategies, programmes, systems, diseases, disasters, and public health issues. It includes reflections on how levels of governance, development and technical assistance affect countries’ disaster readiness and health systems. In addressing inequalities between the ...

Child Adolescent and Family Refugee Mental Health

Child  Adolescent and Family Refugee Mental Health
  • Author : Suzan J. Song,Peter Ventevogel
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-06-15
  • Total pages : 275
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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Summary : More than half of the 25.9 million refugees in the world are under the age of 18 and the mental health of these children and adolescents constitutes a growing global public health priority. Refugee children and their families are at increased risk to develop mental health problems, but they often face major ...

International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health

International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 3319407430
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