Transparent Communication Of Health Risks : patients, even those with a college education, have...

Transparent Communication of Health Risks : shown that many patients, even those with a

Transparent Communication of Health Risks college education, have difficulties grasping a host of numerical concepts, including percentages and probabilities. Yet, basic numeracy...

Author : Rocio Garcia-Retamero, Mirta Galesic

numerical concepts, including percentages and probabilities. Yet, basic numeracy and graph literacy are essential for understanding information

Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

numeracy and graph literacy are essential for understanding information relevant to making decisions about health, such as

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making decisions about health, such as the incidence and prevalence of different diseases, risk reductions from medical

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Numerical Reasoning In Judgments And Decision Making About Health : about their health based on...

Numerical Reasoning in Judgments and Decision Making about Health : make critical decisions about their

Numerical Reasoning in Judgments and Decision Making about Health numerical information, yet recent surveys have found that over half the...

Author : Britta L. Anderson, Jay Schulkin

over half the population of the United States is unable to

Publisher : Cambridge University Press

is unable to complete basic math problems. How does this lack

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of numerical ability (also referred to as low numeracy, quantitative illiteracy

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Risk Communication And Infectious Diseases In An Age Of Digital Media : increasingly strong, how can health experts...

Risk Communication and Infectious Diseases in an Age of Digital Media : voice is growing increasingly strong, how

Risk Communication and Infectious Diseases in an Age of Digital Media experts best exert influence to contain the global spread of infectious diseases? Digital media...

Author : Anat Gesser-Edelsburg, Yaffa Shir-Raz

spread of infectious diseases? Digital media sites provide an important source of health information,

Publisher : Taylor & Francis

an important source of health information, however are also powerful platforms for the public

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for the public to air personal experiences and concerns. This has led to a

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Improving Bayesian Reasoning: What Works And Why? : somewhat of a misnomer. bayesian reasoning...

Improving Bayesian Reasoning: What Works and Why? : our title is somewhat of a

Improving Bayesian Reasoning: What Works and Why? reasoning is a normative approach to probabilistic belief revision and, as such, it is in...

Author : Gorka Navarrete, David R. Mandel

revision and, as such, it is in need of no improvement. Rather, it is the

Publisher : Frontiers Media SA

of no improvement. Rather, it is the typical individual whose reasoning and judgments often fall

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and judgments often fall short of the Bayesian ideal who is the focus of improvement.

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Communication As A Challenge To Food Control Authorities : ...

Communication as a Challenge to Food Control Authorities :

Communication as a Challenge to Food Control Authorities ...

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Continuing Assistance To The National Institutes Of Health On Preparation Of Additional Risk Assessments For The Boston University NEIDL, Phase 1 : a $128 million grant from the national institutes...

Continuing Assistance to the National Institutes of Health on Preparation of Additional Risk Assessments for the Boston University NEIDL, Phase 1 : (bumc) was awarded a $128 million grant from

Continuing Assistance to the National Institutes of Health on Preparation of Additional Risk Assessments for the Boston University NEIDL, Phase 1 the National Institutes of Health to build one of two high- and maximum- containment laboratory facilities...

Author : Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies

of two high- and maximum- containment laboratory facilities for research on biological pathogens. The National Emerging

Publisher : National Academies Press

for research on biological pathogens. The National Emerging Infectious Disease Laboratories (NEIDL) are meant to support

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(NEIDL) are meant to support the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and biodefense research

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Learning Trajectories, Innovation And Identity For Professional Development : upon them. these include the need to...

Learning Trajectories, Innovation and Identity for Professional Development : unique demands placed upon them. these include

Learning Trajectories, Innovation and Identity for Professional Development need to keep pace with rapidly evolving knowledge bases, developing skills and attitudes appropriate to...

Author : Anne Mc Kee, Michael Eraut

bases, developing skills and attitudes appropriate to practice, learning in the workplace and fostering public

Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media

learning in the workplace and fostering public confidence. For twenty years, these new demands have

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these new demands have created additional educational imperatives. Public accountability has become more intensive and

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Pandemic Influenza Preparedness And Response : severe consequences on societies worldwide. this...

Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Response : that can have severe consequences on

Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Response This revised WHO guidance publication on pandemic influenza preparedness and response acknowledges that pandemic preparedness is centered...

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preparedness and response acknowledges that pandemic preparedness is centered around health sectors planning but must also be

Publisher : World Health Organization

centered around health sectors planning but must also be broader. WHO therefore advocates a "whole-of-society" approach to

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therefore advocates a "whole-of-society" approach to sustainable and ethical pandemic preparedness while focusing in more detail on

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Essentials Of Environmental Public Health Science : of the direct and indirect impact of...

Essentials of Environmental Public Health Science : to the study of the direct and

Essentials of Environmental Public Health Science impact of exposure to environmental hazards on the public's health and wellbeing. Assessing and...

Author : Naima Bradley, Henrietta Harrison, Greg Hodgson, Robie Kamanyire, Andrew Kibble, Virginia Murray

public's health and wellbeing. Assessing and addressing the risks of chemical, ionising and non-ionising

Publisher : OUP Oxford

risks of chemical, ionising and non-ionising radiation, and noise hazards requires a sound knowledge

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a sound knowledge of toxicology, environmental epidemiology, environmental science, health risk assessment, and public

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The Handbook Of Global Health Communication : a comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of...

The Handbook of Global Health Communication : health communication offers a comprehensive and

The Handbook of Global Health Communication of the role of communication processes in global public health, development and social change...

Author : Rafael Obregon, Silvio Waisbord

public health, development and social change Brings together 32 contributions from well-respected scholars and

Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

32 contributions from well-respected scholars and practitioners in the field, addressing a wide range

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a wide range of communication approaches in current global health programs Offers an integrated

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Essentials Of Environmental Epidemiology For Health Protection : public health practitioners through the decisions they are...

Essentials of Environmental Epidemiology for Health Protection : guides front line public health practitioners through the

Essentials of Environmental Epidemiology for Health Protection decisions they are likely to face when dealing with environmental health problems. It does this by...

Author : Irene A. Kreis, Araceli Busby, Giovanni Leonardi, Jill Meara, Virginia Murray

with environmental health problems. It does this by showing how to integrate relevant aspects of environmental

Publisher : OUP Oxford

showing how to integrate relevant aspects of environmental science, communication sciences, toxicology, and most importantly environmental

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toxicology, and most importantly environmental epidemiology skills to conduct initial investigations which encompass all relevant issues.

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Review Of NASA's Space Flight Health Standards-Setting Process : flight health standards examined the...

Review of NASA's Space Flight Health Standards-Setting Process : review nasa's space flight health

Review of NASA's Space Flight Health Standards-Setting Process process by which NASA establishes space flight health standards for human...

Author : Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine

standards for human performance, including assessments of the validity and integrity

Publisher : National Academies Press

validity and integrity of the current process and considerations related to

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ensuring worker safety, integrating stakeholder input, and assuring transparency of the

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Improving Efficiency And Transparency In Food Safety Systems - Sharing Experiences : safety regulation which was held...

Improving Efficiency and Transparency in Food Safety Systems - Sharing Experiences : forum on food safety regulation

Improving Efficiency and Transparency in Food Safety Systems - Sharing Experiences in Morocco in January 2002 and included delegates from 110 countries...

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from 110 countries and 17 international organisations. Its purpose was to

Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.

purpose was to exchange information and experiences regarding food safety issues

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of international importance. Aspects considered include: inspection techniques; risk management; capacity

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Bulletin Of The World Health Organization : ...

Bulletin of the World Health Organization :

Bulletin of the World Health Organization ...

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Advanced Practice Nursing E-Book : strategies for enhancing patient care and legitimizing...

Advanced Practice Nursing E-Book : this book offers strategies for enhancing patient

Advanced Practice Nursing E-Book and legitimizing your role within today’s health care system. It covers the history...

Author : Ann B. Hamric, Judith A. Spross, Charlene M. Hanson

system. It covers the history of advanced practice nursing, the theory behind the

Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences

nursing, the theory behind the practice, and emerging issues. Offering a comprehensive exploration

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comprehensive exploration of advanced practice nursing, this edition also adds a focus on

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Clinical Risk Management : emphasis on patient care straightforward and accessible,...

Clinical Risk Management : written with an emphasis on patient care

Clinical Risk Management and accessible, Clinical Risk Management: An introductory text for mental health clinicians is an essential resource...

Author : Tom Flewett

for mental health clinicians is an essential resource for anyone working in the mental health field

Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences

for anyone working in the mental health field in Australia. The book aims to alleviate anxiety

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book aims to alleviate anxiety in mental health professionals, including psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses, counsellors and mental

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Technical Input On Any Additional Studies To Assess Risk Associated With Operation Of The National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Boston University : ...

Technical Input on Any Additional Studies to Assess Risk Associated with Operation of the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Boston University :

Technical Input on Any Additional Studies to Assess Risk Associated with Operation of the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratory, Boston University ...

Author : Board on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies

Publisher : National Academies Press

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Public Health Administration : in the principles, practices, and skills...

Public Health Administration : a solid grounding in the principles,

Public Health Administration skills essential to successful public health administration. With this text you get full coverage of...

Author : Lloyd F. Novick, Glen P. Mays

this text you get full coverage of traditional public health responsibilities -- assessing the burden

Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning

public health responsibilities -- assessing the burden of disease, preventing and controlling health threats, and

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controlling health threats, and developing policies and constituencies to improve health -- in a contemporary

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