Tag Archive | Systems

5.4 Applications of information systems to public health

5.4 Applications of information systems to public health Oxford Textbook of Public Health 5.4 Applications of information systems to public health Jeff Luck Introduction Advances in information technology and information systems Public health activities supported by information systems Applying information systems in public health activities Outline of this chapter Data collection Vital statistics Population surveys […]

5.2 Information systems and community diagnosis in developing countries*

5.2 Information systems and community diagnosis in developing countries* Oxford Textbook of Public Health 5.2 Information systems and community diagnosis in developing countries* Chitr Sitthi-Amorn Outline Introduction The objectives of public health actions Improving average health status and reducing the burden of illnesses Reducing health inequities Responding to the legitimate expectations of individuals Improving the […]

Physiology of Aging

CLINICAL PHYSIOLOGY OF AGING LEWIS A. LIPSITZ Regulation of Oxygen and Metabolic Substrate Delivery to Vital Organs Energy Metabolism Defense Systems Maintaining Structural Integrity Mobility and Balance Reproductive Function Physiology is the integration of a complex network of control systems and feedback loops that enable an organism to perform a variety of functions necessary for […]