Handbook of Rural Health by Sana LoueHandbook of Rural Health by Sana Loue

Handbook of Rural Health

EditorSana Loue, Beth E. Quill

Paperback | December 1, 2010

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The Handbook of Rural Health is the first comprehensive multidisciplinary text on this important topic. Experts from the fields of medicine, public health, nursing, dentistry, epidemiology, anthropology, social work, and psychology examine issues relevant to rural populations. This in-depth coverage includes discussions of rural health and policy; methodological issues in conducting research; equity in access to care; and current infrastructures for the delivery of needed care. In addition, the health needs of specific rural populations are considered, including women, children, adolescents, Native Americans, and migrant workers. This much needed resource will be of value to physicians, nurses, epidemiologists, health service researchers, health educators, and others who work with rural populations.
Title:Handbook of Rural HealthFormat:PaperbackDimensions:380 pages, 10 × 7.01 × 0.03 inPublished:December 1, 2010Publisher:Springer USLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1441933476

ISBN - 13:9781441933478

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Table of Contents

1. Rural Health Policy: Past as a Prelude to the Future; K.J. Muller. 2. Methodological Issues in Rural Health Research and Care; S. Loue, H. Morgenstern. 3. Public Health Issues; J.B. Conway. 4. Equity in Rural Health and Health Care; L.A. Aday, et al. 5. Ethnic Issues; R.D. Baer, J. Nichols. 6. The Health of Migrant and Seasonal Farm Workers; B.W. Goldberg, M. Napolitano. 7. American Indian and Alaska Native Health Services as a System of Rural Care; E.R. Rhoades. 8. Rural Women's Health; P. Winstead-Fry, E. Wheeler. 9. Pediatric and Adolescent Health; N. Abbott, K. Olness. 10. Infectious Diseases; K.B. Armitage, G.I. Sinclair. 11. Chronic Disease in Rural Health; L.K. Dennis, S.L. Pallotta. 12. Rural Occupational Health and Safety; L. Stallones. 13. Oral Health; R. Isman. 14. Mental Health Services; B.L. Levin, A. Hanson. 15. Substance Use; L.A. Rebhun, H. Hansen. 16. No Safe Place to Hide: Rural Family Violence; S. Murty. 17. Theories, Models, and Methods of Health promotion in Rural Settings; J.P. Elder, et al. 18. Health Education - Community Based Models; G.E. Soare. 19. Recruiting, Training, and Retaining Rural Health Professionals; J. Robinson, III, J.J. Guidry.