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Fit cities : my quest to improve the world's health and wellness--including yours

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Author
Lee, Karen K.
Date Published
c2020
Material Type
Book
Call Number
WA 108 .L478 2020
Health Unit
KFLA
Author
Lee, Karen K.
Location
Toronto
Publisher
Doubleday Canada
Date Published
c2020
Physical Description
274 p.
Subject
Public health
Preventive medicine
ISBN
9780385685320
Material Type
Book
Health Unit
KFLA
Call Number
WA 108 .L478 2020

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The secrets of facilitation : The SMART guide to getting results with groups

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Author
Wilkinson, Michael
Date Published
2012
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Wilkinson, Michael
Location
San Francisco
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Date Published
2012
Physical Description
xli, 454 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Subject
Group facilitation Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Business meetings Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Business & economics Decision-Making & Problem Solving.
Business meetings.
Group facilitation.
Abstract
The revised edition of this facilitation classic offers a wealth of targeted techniques for facilitators who seek effective, consistent, and repeatable results. Based on Michael Wilkinson's proven SMART (Structured Meeting And Relating Techniques) approach, The Secrets of Facilitation can help to achieve stellar results when managing, presenting, teaching, planning, and selling, as well as other professional and personal situations. This expanded edition includes new chapters on facilitating virtual meetings, cross-cultural teams, and large groups and conferences. It also provides a series of strategies for engaging teams, additional information about making meetings more productive, and further guidance on preventing dysfunctional behavior. In addition, the book contains a wealth of fresh case studies and an ancillary website with must-have tools and techniques for both the beginner and the seasoned facilitator.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
9781118228579
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Research literacy : A primer for understanding and using research

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Author
Beaudry, Jeffrey S.
Miller, Lynne
Date Published
2016
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Beaudry, Jeffrey S.
Miller, Lynne
Location
New York
Publisher
Guilford Press
Date Published
2016
Physical Description
xx, 380 p.
Subject
Research--Methodology
Qualitative Research
Decision making
Abstract
Preparing students to become informed, critical consumers of research, this accessible text builds essential skills for understanding research reports, evaluating the implications for evidence-based practice, and communicating findings to different audiences. It demystifies qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods designs and provides step-by-step procedures for judging the strengths and limitations of any study. Excerpts from real research reports are used as opportunities to develop methodological knowledge and practice analytic skills. Based on sound pedagogic principles, the text is structured for diverse learning styles: visual learners (concept maps, icons), active learners (building-block exercises and templates for writing), and story learners (examples, reading guides, and reflections). Pedagogical Features ?Rubrics, checklists of steps to take, and reading guides that walk students through analyzing different types of research articles. ?Journal abstracts with questions that home in on key aspects of a study. ?Exemplars of each type of study, with descriptions of methodological and design choices. ?End-of-chapter skills-building exercises that lead up to writing a research review essay. ?Chapter appendices featuring sample responses to the exercises..
ISBN
9781462524655
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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A guide to the project management body of knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) : Sixth Edition and Agile Practice Guide (ENGLISH)

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Corporate Author
Project Management Institute
Date Published
2017
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Corporate Author
Project Management Institute
Location
Newtown Square, PA
Publisher
Project Management Institute
Date Published
2017
Subject
Project management
Project management--Standards
Project management--Methodology
ISBN
9781628254655
Electronic Resource
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McLaughlin and Kaluzny's continuous quality improvement in health care

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Author
Johnson, Julie K.
Sollecito, William A..
Edition
5th ed.
Date Published
2020
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Johnson, Julie K.
Sollecito, William A..
Edition
5th ed.
Location
Burlington, MA
Publisher
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Date Published
2020
Subject
Delivery of Health Care--organization & administration
Medical care--United States--Quality control
Quality Assurance, Health Care--methods
Total quality management--United States
Abstract
From publisher: Through a unique interdisciplinary perspective on quality management in health care, this text covers the subjects of operations management, organizational behavior, and health services research. With a particular focus on Total Quality Management (TQM) and Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI), the challenges of implementation and institutionalization are addressed using examples from a variety of health care organizations, including primary care clinics, hospital laboratories, public health departments, and academic health centers. Significantly revised throughout, the Fifth Edition offers a greater focus on application techniques, and features 14 chapters in lieu of the prior edition's 20 chapters, making it an even more effective teaching tool. New chapters have been incorporated on Implementation Science (3), Lean Six Sigma (6), and Classification and the Reduction of Medical Errors (10).
ISBN
9781284126778
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Social isolation of older adults

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Author
Kaye, Lenard W.
Singer, Clifford M.
Date Published
2019
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Kaye, Lenard W.
Singer, Clifford M.
Location
New York
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
2019
Series
Critical Topics in an Aging Society
Subject
Social Isolation
Aged
Older people--Mental health
Older people--Health and hygiene
Abstract
From publisher: Critical strategies for confronting a dire, yet under-addressed societal epidemic?the risky and potentially deadly consequences for older adults living a socially isolated life, are the focus for this book. By documenting our current understanding of the complex and multi-dimensional nature of social isolation among elders, the authors highlight innovative and alternative forms of community and later-life relationships that can serve to forestall or prevent social isolation and loneliness. With contributions from recognized scholars, clinicians, and elder-policy activists, as well as from multiple practice perspectives (direct service providers, administrators, researchers, and educators) the book documents the interrelated issues of social relationships and health in late life. It describes creative programs and intervention techniques that help maintain the integrity of an older adult's individual, group, and community relations, communication pathways, and a sense of belonging. The book also illuminates multidisciplinary and integrated best practices for minimizing the risk of late life social isolation. Case studies showcase the issues that arise in clinical practice and service delivery and demonstrate proven methods for effectively addressing them. Key Features: Delivers best-practice strategies and interventions for bolstering older adult social health and community engagement Written by top scholars in the gerontology community. Explores the life-threatening risks and consequences of social isolation for older adults and their families. Describes the wide range of social relationships that can determine the extent to which older adults will be at risk of becoming socially isolated. Considers the role that older adult diversity and difference plays in determining quality of life and the integrity of relationships. Highlights physical, behavioral, environmental, social, and economic forces that can influence the quality of late life relationships.
ISBN
9780826146991
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Handbook of infectious disease data analysis

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Author
Held, Leonhard
Hens, Niel
O'Neill, Philip D.
Wallinga, Jacco
Date Published
2020
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Held, Leonhard
Hens, Niel
O'Neill, Philip D.
Wallinga, Jacco
Location
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
Chapman and Hall/CRC
Date Published
2020
Series
Chapman and Hall/CRC Handbooks of Modern Statistical Methods
Subject
Communicable diseases--Statistics.
Abstract
Recent years have seen an explosion in new kinds of data on infectious diseases, including data on social contacts, whole genome sequences of pathogens, biomarkers for susceptibility to infection, serological panel data, and surveillance data. The Handbook of Infectious Disease Data Analysis provides an overview of many key statistical methods that have been developed in response to such new data streams and the associated ability to address key scientific and epidemiological questions. A unique feature of the Handbook is the wide range of topics covered. Key features Contributors include many leading researchers in the field Divided into four main sections: Basic concepts, Analysis of Outbreak Data, Analysis of Seroprevalence Data, Analysis of Surveillance Data Numerous case studies and examples throughout Provides both introductory material and key reference material.
ISBN
9781351839310
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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The Psychology of pandemics : Preparing for the next global outbreak of infectious disease

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Author
Taylor, Steven
Date Published
2019
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Taylor, Steven
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Publisher
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Date Published
2019
Subject
Epidemics--Social aspects
Epidemics--Psychological aspects
Abstract
From publisher: "Pandemics are large-scale epidemics that spread throughout the world. Virologists predict that the next pandemic could occur in the coming years, probably from some form of influenza, with potentially devastating consequences. Vaccinations, if available, and behavioral methods are vital for stemming the spread of infection. However, remarkably little attention has been devoted to the psychological factors that influence the spread of pandemic infection and the associated emotional distress and social disruption. Psychological factors are important for many reasons. They play a role in nonadherence to vaccination and hygiene programs, and play an important role in how people cope with the threat of infection and associated losses. Psychological factors are important for understanding and managing societal problems associated with pandemics, such as the spreading of excessive fear, stigmatization, and xenophobia that occur when people are threatened with infection. This book offers the first comprehensive analysis of the psychology of pandemics. It describes the psychological reactions to pandemics, including maladaptive behaviors, emotions, and defensive reactions, and reviews the psychological vulnerability factors that contribute to the spreading of disease and distress. It also considers empirically supported methods for addressing these problems, and outlines the implications for public health planning."
ISBN
9781527541184
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Project management for healthcare

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Author
Shirley, David L..
Edition
2nd ed.
Date Published
2020
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Shirley, David L..
Edition
2nd ed.
Location
Boca Raton, FL
Publisher
CRC Press
Date Published
2020
Series
ESI International Project Management Series
Subject
Health services administration
Project management
Abstract
From publisher: "Project Management for Healthcare, Second Edition covers the significant changes in both the direction of healthcare and the direction of project management. The most significant change in healthcare is the prevalence of online data and the need for its protection. The book explains how data can be protected during a project's lifecycle. The most significant change in project management is Agile, and a new chapter covers how Agile can be applied to projects in healthcare. This new edition also covers green technology and sustainability. Exploring the discipline of project management from the perspective of the healthcare, the book dissects the project process and covers the management skills required to successfully manage a project. By defining a project to include the tools and techniques required, the book shows how to successfully deliver a project from identifying stakeholders and developing and gaining consensus on requirements to constructing a project plan. It also covers in detail the skills required to successfully manage project stakeholders and team members. At times, healthcare personnel may have to work with program management, or may even be part of program management and must interact with pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers. This book covers program management and how it relates to the healthcare industry and some of the project processes used by those companies involved in pharmaceuticals and manufacturers of medical devices. By giving an inside look at the processes used, the book gives an understanding of how those companies bring their products to market and how to adapt those processes for their own benefit. Managing healthcare projects using the discipline of project management is a skill that can help healthcare professionals better utilize limited resources, both human and monetary, and ensure the highest possible quality of care to meet or exceed their stakeholders 'expectations. Project Management for Healthcare, Second Edition shows how to use the discipline of project management to achieve those goals successfully."
ISBN
9781000029796
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Learning in adulthood : A comprehensive guide

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Author
Merriam, Sharan B.
Baumgartner, Lisa
Edition
4th ed.
Date Published
2020
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Merriam, Sharan B.
Baumgartner, Lisa
Edition
4th ed.
Location
Hoboken NJ
Publisher
Jossey-Bass
Date Published
2020
Subject
Adult Learning
Abstract
From publisher: "The new edition of the authoritative book in the field of adult education ? fully revised to reflect the latest research and practice implications. For nearly three decades, Learning in Adulthood has been the definitive guide in the field of adult education. Now in its fourth edition, this comprehensive volume is fully revised to reflect the latest developments in theory, research, and practice. The authors integrate foundational research and current knowledge to present fresh, original perspectives on teaching and learning in adulthood. Written by internationally-recognized experts, this market-leading guide draws from work in sociology, philosophy, critical social theory, psychology, and education to provide an inclusive overview of adult learning. Designed primarily for educators of adults, this book is accessible for readers new to adult education, yet suitably rigorous for those more familiar with the subject. Content is organized into four practical parts, covering topics such as the social context of adult learning, self-directed and transformational learning, postmodern and feminist perspectives, cognitive development in adulthood, and more. Offering the most comprehensive single-volume treatment of adult learning available, this landmark text: Offers a wide-ranging perspective on adult learning Synthesizes the latest thinking and work in the field Includes coverage of the sociocultural perspectives of adult learning Explores the broader social implications of adult education Learning in Adulthood: A Comprehensive Guide, 4th Edition is an indispensable resource for educators and administrators involved in teaching adults, as well as faculty and students in graduate programs in adult education."
ISBN
9781119490494
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Transitions and boundaries in the coordination and reform of health services : Building knowledge, strategy and leadership

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Author
Peter Nugus
Charo Rodriguez
Jean-Louis Denis
Denis Chênevert
Date Published
2020
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Author
Peter Nugus
Charo Rodriguez
Jean-Louis Denis
Denis Chênevert
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Date Published
2020
Series
Organizational Behaviour in Healthcare.
Subject
Health Care Reform
Delivery of Health Care
Health policy
Health planning
Abstract
From publisher: "Health systems worldwide are grappling with the challenge of coordinating difference in an increasingly complex care environment. In response this book features the latest research on organizational studies in healthcare and explores the relationship between strategic and organic change and what this means for the way we organize health work. Focusing on the complexity of healthcare environments, it discusses the need to cross professional and organizational boundaries. Specifically, this book focuses on the implications for health systems in the way that they continue to balance planning and intervention with organic learning systems. Comprising the best contributions from the 2018 Conference on Organizational Behaviour in Health Care (OBHC), this book is an important resource for healthcare researchers, as well as policy-makers and managers within the industry. Contributors explore the extent to which healthcare is codified through empirical analysis of practical interventions and conceptual debate."
ISBN
9783030266844
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
Simcoe Muskoka
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Managing infectious diseases in child care and schools : a quick reference guide

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Author
Aronson, Susan S.
Shope, Timothy R.
Edition
5th ed.
Date Published
2020
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
WS39 ARO 2020
Health Unit
MLHU
Electronic Resource
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Author
Aronson, Susan S.
Shope, Timothy R.
Editor
Aronson, Susan S.
Shope, Timothy R.
Edition
5th ed.
Location
Elk Grove Village, IL
Publisher
American Academy of Pediatrics
Date Published
2020
Physical Description
xii, 254 p.
Subject
Chronic Disease
Child
Child Day Care Centers
Schools
Handbook
ISBN
9781610023481
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
WS39 ARO 2020
Electronic Resource
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Air pollution calculations : quantifying pollutant formation, transport, transformation, fate and risks

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Author
Vallero, Daniel A.
Edition
1st ed.
Date Published
2019
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
WA754 VAL 2019
Health Unit
MLHU
Electronic Resource
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Author
Vallero, Daniel A.
Edition
1st ed.
Location
Amsterdam
Publisher
Elsevier
Date Published
2019
Physical Description
xii, 556 p.
Subject
Air Pollution
ISBN
9780128149355
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
WA754 VAL 2019
Electronic Resource
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Essentials of public health preparedness and emergency management

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Author
Katz, Rebecca
Banaski, James A.
Edition
2nd ed.
Date Published
2019
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
WA295 KAT 2019
Health Unit
MLHU
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Author
Katz, Rebecca
Banaski, James A.
Edition
2nd ed.
Location
Burlington, MA
Publisher
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Date Published
2019
Physical Description
xxiv, 210 p.
Subject
Civil Defense
Disaster planning
Security measures
Terrorism
Emergencies
Public health administration
ISBN
9781284121483
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
WA295 KAT 2019
Electronic Resource
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The vaping controversy

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Author
Hillstrom, Laurie Collier
Date Published
2019
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
WM295 HIL 2019
Health Unit
MLHU
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Author
Hillstrom, Laurie Collier
Location
Santa Barbara, CA
Publisher
ABC-CLIO
Date Published
2019
Physical Description
viii, 152 p.
Series
21st Century Turning Points
Subject
Vaping
Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems
Nicotine
Tobacco Use Disorder
Policy
ISBN
9781440871115
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
WM295 HIL 2019
Electronic Resource
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Women and gendered violence in Canada : an intersectional approach

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Author
Bruckert, Chris
Law, Tuulia
Date Published
2018
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
WA309.1 BRU 2018
Health Unit
MLHU
Electronic Resource
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Author
Bruckert, Chris
Law, Tuulia
Location
Toronto, ON
Publisher
University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division
Date Published
2018
Physical Description
xvi, 394 p.
Subject
Domestic violence
Spouse Abuse
Gender-based violence
Intimate partner violence
Workplace violence
Rape
Canada
ISBN
9781442636149
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
WA309.1 BRU 2018
Electronic Resource
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Elder abuse and the public's health

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Author
Teaster, Pamela B.
Hall, Jeffrey E.
Date Published
2018
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
WA356 TEA 2018
Health Unit
MLHU
Electronic Resource
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Author
Teaster, Pamela B.
Hall, Jeffrey E.
Location
New York, NY
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
2018
Physical Description
xiii, 235 p.
Subject
Elder Abuse
Public health
ISBN
9780826171320
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
WA356 TEA 2018
Electronic Resource
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Diagnostics to pathogenomics of sexually transmitted infections

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Author
Singh, Sunit K
Date Published
2018
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
WC140 SIN 2018
Health Unit
MLHU
Electronic Resource
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Author
Singh, Sunit K
Location
Hoboken, NJ
Publisher
Wiley
Date Published
2018
Physical Description
xxi, 392 p.
Subject
Sexually transmitted diseases
ISBN
9781119380849
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
WC140 SIN 2018
Electronic Resource
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Breastfeeding management for the clinician : using the evidence

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Author
Walker, M.
Edition
4th ed.
Date Published
2017
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
WS125 WAL 2017
Health Unit
MLHU
Electronic Resource
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Author
Walker, M.
Edition
4th ed.
Location
Burlington, MA
Publisher
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Date Published
2017
Physical Description
viii, 738 p.
Subject
Breast feeding
Evidence-Based Medicine
Lactation - physiology
ISBN
9781284091045
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
WS125 WAL 2017
Electronic Resource
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Public health nutrition

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Edition
2nd ed.
Date Published
2017
Material Type
ebook
Call Number
QU145 BUT 2017
Health Unit
MLHU
Electronic Resource
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Editor
Buttriss, Judith
Welch, Alisa
Kearney, John M.
Lanham-New, S.
Edition
2nd ed.
Location
Chichester, UK
Publisher
Wiley
Date Published
2017
Physical Description
xiv, 442 p.
Subject
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
Dietetics
Public health
ISBN
9781118660973.
Language
English
Material Type
ebook
Health Unit
MLHU
Call Number
QU145 BUT 2017
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