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Priorities in health / editors, Dean T. Jamison ... [et al.].

Contributor(s): Jamison, Dean T | Disease Control Priorities Project.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, c2006Description: xvii, 217 p. : ill., col. maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0821362607 (pbk.); 9780821362600 (pbk.).Subject(s): Public health -- Developing countries | Medicine, Preventive -- Developing countries | Health planning -- Developing countries | Communicable Disease Control | Developing Countries | Health Planning | Preventive Medicine | Public HealthDDC classification: 362.1091724 Online resources: WorldCat details
Contents:
Accomplishments, challenges, and priorities -- Success in addressing priorities -- Cost-effectiveness analysis -- Cost-effective strategies for the excess burden of disease in developing countries -- Cost-effective strategies for noncommunicable diseases, risk factors, and behaviors -- Providing interventions -- Pillars of the health system -- The way forward: a blueprint for action. Table of contents
Summary: Useful for policy makers, practitioners, and academics, this is a companion volume to "Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries, 2nd edition (DCP2)". It talks about DCP2's main messages, and helps gain an understanding of its principal methods of analysis and appreciate the scope of diseases and issues covered.
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Col. maps on lining papers.

"Disease Control Priorities Project"--Cover.

"Companion volume to Disease control priorities in developing countries, 2nd ed. (DCP2)"--P. [4] of cover.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-186) and index.

Accomplishments, challenges, and priorities --
Success in addressing priorities --
Cost-effectiveness analysis --
Cost-effective strategies for the excess burden of disease in developing countries --
Cost-effective strategies for noncommunicable diseases, risk factors, and behaviors --
Providing interventions --
Pillars of the health system --
The way forward: a blueprint for action. Table of contents

Useful for policy makers, practitioners, and academics, this is a companion volume to "Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries, 2nd edition (DCP2)". It talks about DCP2's main messages, and helps gain an understanding of its principal methods of analysis and appreciate the scope of diseases and issues covered.

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