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CHAPTER 11 MORPHOLOGY OF THE PITUITARY IN HEALTH AND DISEASE

CHAPTER 11 MORPHOLOGY OF THE PITUITARY IN HEALTH AND DISEASE Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism CHAPTER 11 MORPHOLOGY OF THE PITUITARY IN HEALTH AND DISEASE KAMAL THAPAR, KALMAN KOVACS, AND EVA HORVATH The Normal Pituitary Embryology Anatomy Blood Supply Innervation Cytologic Features The Abnormal Adenohypophysis Developmental Abnormalities Circulatory Disturbances Inflammatory Disorders of the […]

12.9 Structures and strategies for public health intervention

12.9 Structures and strategies for public health intervention Oxford Textbook of Public Health 12.9 Structures and strategies for public health intervention Don Nutbeam and Marilyn Wise Introduction Policies and interventions to address the determinants of health in populations Determining priority and direction: setting health goals and objectives The United States: Healthy People United Kingdom Australia […]

12.2 Measuring health needs*

12.2 Measuring health needs* Oxford Textbook of Public Health 12.2 Measuring health needs* Gavin Mooney, Stephen Jan, and Virginia Wiseman The concept of need within the context of public health The purpose of measuring need Need in the clinical setting Need at the level of the population Need from a planning perspective Measuring need—available instruments […]

9.8 Dental public health

9.8 Dental public health Oxford Textbook of Public Health 9.8 Dental public health Stanley Gelbier and Peter G. Robinson Definition The importance of oral health Impacts of oral disease Frequency of oral disease Prevention Dental caries Epidemiology Traditional treatment Implications of changes in caries prevalence Periodontal diseases Pathogenesis Treatment Oral malignancy Dentofacial trauma Oral health […]

9.7 Public mental health

9.7 Public mental health Oxford Textbook of Public Health 9.7 Public mental health Peter Tyrer and Freya Tyrer General background Historical review of mental health service developments in relationship to public health Reasons why public health has historically ignored mental health Classification of mental illness Epidemiology of mental disorders Organic disorders Substance misuse Schizophrenia Mood […]

8.6 Occupational health

8.6 Occupational health Oxford Textbook of Public Health 8.6 Occupational health David Koh and Jerry Jeyaratnam Introduction History and development The Industrial Revolution and occupational health Development of occupational health legislation Occupational health today Health protection of workers Assessing the risk of work Hazard and risk Risk assessment process An example of assessment of psychosocial […]

8.2 Toxicology and environmental health: applications and interventions in public health

8.2 Toxicology and environmental health: applications and interventions in public health Oxford Textbook of Public Health 8.2 Toxicology and environmental health: applications and interventions in public health Bernard D. Goldstein and Michael Greenberg Introduction Laws of toxicology The dose makes the poison Specificity Humans are animals Human pathways of exogenous chemicals Absorption Distribution Metabolism Excretion […]

7.8 Problems, politics, and processes: public health sciences and policy in developed countries

7.8 Problems, politics, and processes: public health sciences and policy in developed countries Oxford Textbook of Public Health 7.8 Problems, politics, and processes: public health sciences and policy in developed countries Peter Davis Translating knowledge into action Science and policy The role of the public sector The case of public health Articulating a framework Defining […]

7.7 Management and public health

7.7 Management and public health Oxford Textbook of Public Health 7.7 Management and public health David J. Hunter Management and the management process What is management? The culture of management Management structure Management techniques Setting Models of management The managerial role Summary The new rationalism and health Management: science or liberal art? Planning for health […]

7.3 Health promotion, health education, and the public health Oxford Textbook of Public Health

7.3 Health promotion, health education, and the public health Oxford Textbook of Public Health 7.3 Health promotion, health education, and the public health Keith Tones Overview Health promotion—an essentially contested concept Health promotion and the health field concept Health education and the ascendancy of prevention Health promotion: the contribution of the World Health Organization The […]