Community Medicine with Recent Advances

Student-friendly and teacher-friendly book.
• Thoroughly revised and updated with recent advances.

• Chapter on Communicable Diseases, now contains revised case definitions of tuberculosis and their treatment outcomes; benefits of directly observed treatment short-course (DOTS); Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program (RNTCP) laboratory network; childhood tuberculosis; global multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) crisis; antiretroviral treatment in HIV; revised WHO clinical staging of HIV disease in infants and children; cotrimoxazole prophylaxis for HIV-related infections among children, adolescents and adults; prevention of parent-to-child transmission of HIV; revised guidelines for postexposure prophylaxis for HIV; epidemiology of hepatitis C; commitment of measles elimination by 2020; maternal and neonatal tetanus elimination; diagnosis and treatment of malaria; malaria control strategies; malaria vaccine; dengue vaccine; revised National and Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) immunization schedule.

• Chapter on Preventive Obstetrics and Pediatrics, now contains revised guidelines on antenatal care; National Health Mission with all its components such as Reproductive, Maternal, New-born, Child Health and Adolescent (RMNCH+A) strategy India, New-born Action Plan, Janani Suraksha Yojana (JSY), Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram (JSSK), Navajatha Shishu Suraksha Karyakram, Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram, Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram, Rogi Kalyan Samiti, National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) and new scheme of National Urban Health Mission.

• Other minor topics are National Family Planning Indemnity Scheme and Preconception and Prenatal Diagnostic Technique Act, 1994.

• Millennium development goals (MDGs) and sustainable development goals for 2015–2030 have been described in detail.

• Chapter on National Health Programs now includes control programs on fluorosis, viral hepatitis, health care of the elderly and Global Polio Eradication Initiative and End Game Strategic Plan.

• The National AIDS Control Program, Tobacco Control Program and guidelines for the control of iron deficiency anaemia have been revised.

• Some topics of the National Programs have been integrated with the respective chapters to avoid fragmentation and enhance learning.

• The international public health problems, such as middle-east respiratory syndrome, Ebola virus disease and Zika disease, have been added to the chapter on Emerging Diseases.

• Other small topics incorporated are e-toilet, Mission Indradhanush, national iron plus initiative, demographics of India, adverse events following immunization, modified BG Prasad’s classification of socioeconomic status and many others.

General information

  • The author associated with Community Medicine with Recent Advances is AH Suryakantha.
  • The EAN for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is 9789385999963. European Article Number, which is a number that uniquely identifies an item.
  • The edition for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is Fourth.
  • The ISBN for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is 9385999966.
  • The height for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is 1098 mm.
  • The width for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is 850 mm.
  • The weight for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is 474 g.
  • The language for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is English.
  • The legal disclaimer for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is Brand New.
  • Community Medicine with Recent Advances is a Paperback.
  • The number of pages for Community Medicine with Recent Advances are 1078.
  • The quantity for Community Medicine with Recent Advances in a package is 1.
  • Community Medicine with Recent Advances is grouped in Book group of products.
  • The publication date for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is 2017.
  • The manufacturer for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers.
  • The producer for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers.
  • The sales rank for Community Medicine with Recent Advances is 18297.

AuthorAH Suryakantha
BindingPaperback
EAN9789385999963
EditionFourth
ISBN9385999966
Height1098 mm
Width850 mm
Weight474 g
LanguageEnglish
Language TypePublished
Legal DisclaimerBrand New
Number Of Pages1078
Package Quantity1
Product GroupBook
Publication Date2017
PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
StudioJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Sales Rank18297
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