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International Maternal and Child Health

Citation

Curtis, Siân L.; Bloom, Shelah S.; & Sutherland, Elizabeth G. (2005). International Maternal and Child Health.. Kotch, Jonathan B. (Ed.) (pp. 463-489). Sudbury, Mass.: Jones & Bartlett Publishers.

Abstract

Maternal and Child Health: Programs, Problems, and Policy in Public Health, Section Edition provides an overview of the issues and content of maternal and child health services in the United States. This thorough revision overes important new topics such as the epidemic of obesity, the consequences of the implementation of Temporary Assistance for Needy Familes (TANF), efforts to reduce mother-to-child transmission of AIDS, new immunizations for child safety improvements, and more. The second edition also includes new and revised chapters on program evaluation, international health, and advocacy and policy development in maternal and child health.

Reference Type

Book Section

Year Published

2005

Author(s)

Curtis, Siân L.
Bloom, Shelah S.
Sutherland, Elizabeth G.