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The Resource Maternal and child health : global challenges, programs, and policies, John Ehiri, editor ; foreword by Paul Garner

Maternal and child health : global challenges, programs, and policies, John Ehiri, editor ; foreword by Paul Garner

Label
Maternal and child health : global challenges, programs, and policies
Title
Maternal and child health
Title remainder
global challenges, programs, and policies
Statement of responsibility
John Ehiri, editor ; foreword by Paul Garner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Among the topics in this authoritative volume: The impact of war, globalization, gender inequity, and harmful traditional practices (e.g., female genital mutilation). Specific health concerns, including tuberculosis, malaria, HIV, and malnutrition. Child and adolescent health issues, from abuse and neglect to children in difficult circumstances. Pregnancy-related issues: safety, abortion and post-abortion care, teen pregnancy, and more. Strategies for planning, developing, and maintaining maternal and child health systems in developing countries. The status of global initiatives, such as Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses and the Millennium Development Goals. The status of evidence-based maternal and child health in the developing world
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
362.1082
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RG526
LC item number
.M3 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2010 D-005
  • WA 310.1
NLM item number
M425 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ehiri, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical policy
  • Maternal and infant welfare
  • Teenagers
  • Child
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Adolescent Health Services
  • Child Welfare
  • Maternal Welfare
  • Developing Countries
  • Global Burden of Disease
  • Health Policy
  • Public Health
  • Maternal and infant welfare
  • Medical policy
  • Teenagers
  • Mutter
  • Gesundheitsförderung
  • Kind
  • Entwicklungsländer
Label
Maternal and child health : global challenges, programs, and policies, John Ehiri, editor ; foreword by Paul Garner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A history of international cooperation in maternal and child health -- Global burden of disease among women, children, and adolescents -- Promotion of global perinatal health -- Maternal and child health in the organization for economic cooperation and development (OECD) countries -- Health system impacts on maternal and child health -- The environment and maternal child health -- Impact of wars and conflict on maternal and child health -- The impact of globalization on maternal and child health -- Gender equity: perspectives on maternal and child health -- Harmful traditional practices and women's health: female genital mutilation -- Abortion and postabortion care -- Malaria in women and children -- The global burden of childhood diarrhea -- Tuberculosis in childhood and pregnancy -- Impact of HIV on the health of women, children, and families in less developed countries -- Malnutrition and maternal and child health -- The global burden of obstetric fistulas -- Health challenges for women, children, and adolescents with disabilities -- Unintentional injuries in children -- Evidence-based maternal and child health -- A global perspective on teen pregnancy -- Progress and challenges in making pregnancy safer: a global perspective -- Global immunization challenge: progress and opportunities -- Adolescent health -- The global burden of child maltreatment -- Children in difficult circumstances -- Integrated management of childhood illness -- Planning, development, and maintenance of the MCH workforce -- An agenda for child health policy in developing countries
Control code
649692445
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 582 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387892443
Lccn
2009932149
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-89244-3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649692445
Label
Maternal and child health : global challenges, programs, and policies, John Ehiri, editor ; foreword by Paul Garner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A history of international cooperation in maternal and child health -- Global burden of disease among women, children, and adolescents -- Promotion of global perinatal health -- Maternal and child health in the organization for economic cooperation and development (OECD) countries -- Health system impacts on maternal and child health -- The environment and maternal child health -- Impact of wars and conflict on maternal and child health -- The impact of globalization on maternal and child health -- Gender equity: perspectives on maternal and child health -- Harmful traditional practices and women's health: female genital mutilation -- Abortion and postabortion care -- Malaria in women and children -- The global burden of childhood diarrhea -- Tuberculosis in childhood and pregnancy -- Impact of HIV on the health of women, children, and families in less developed countries -- Malnutrition and maternal and child health -- The global burden of obstetric fistulas -- Health challenges for women, children, and adolescents with disabilities -- Unintentional injuries in children -- Evidence-based maternal and child health -- A global perspective on teen pregnancy -- Progress and challenges in making pregnancy safer: a global perspective -- Global immunization challenge: progress and opportunities -- Adolescent health -- The global burden of child maltreatment -- Children in difficult circumstances -- Integrated management of childhood illness -- Planning, development, and maintenance of the MCH workforce -- An agenda for child health policy in developing countries
Control code
649692445
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 582 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387892443
Lccn
2009932149
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-89244-3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649692445

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