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Medicine and public health in India.

Medicine and public health in India.

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Published by Library of Congress Office, Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in New Delhi, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Medicine -- India.,
    • Public health -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesSouth Asia ephemera collection., I-CLR-211.12
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2000/60000 (R)
      The Physical Object
      FormatMicroform
      Pagination15 microfiches.
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL169533M
      LC Control Number99948288

      Social Science & Medicine provides an international and interdisciplinary forum for the dissemination of social science research on publish original research articles (both empirical and theoretical), reviews, position papers and commentaries on health issues, to inform current research, policy and practice in all areas of common interest to social scientists, health practitioners.   Surgeon-writer Atul Gawande says India's health system is one of the "most complex things" in the world, with excellent doctors tripped up by dysfunctional systems.

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        About the Book. In this innovative analysis of medicine and disease in colonial India, David Arnold explores the vital role of the state in medical and public health activities, arguing that Western medicine became a critical battleground between the colonized and the colonizers. Professor D. Prabhakaran is a cardiologist and epidemiologist by training. He is an internationally renowned researcher and is currently the Vice President- Research & Policy, Public Health Foundation of India, Executive Director of Centre for Chronic Disease Control, New Delhi, India and Professor (Epidemiology) London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK.


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