Publication Year: 2009
Authors/Editor: Merrill, Ray M. PhD, MPH, MS
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Doody's Star Rating®:Score: 88
Explores the range of methodologies used to collect data and conduct analysis on the distribution and determinants of reproductive-related health states or events in human populations
This unique book explores real-world reproductive health problems and provides readers with a guide on the use of methods appropriate for challenging and sensitive research topics, which include: sexual behavior, abortion, illicit drug use, and sexual abuse. Readers will come away with a clear understanding of the practical applications of epidemiology in the promotion of complete physical, mental, social, spiritual, emotional, and environmental health as they relate to the rfeproductive health system and its functions and processes.