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Applied epidemiology. Theory to practice, 2nd edn
  1. Marie-Josèphe Saurel-Cubizolles

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    Edited by Brownson RC, Petitti DB. 384: Published by Oxford University Press, 2006, $59.95 (05) (hardback). 13: 978-0-19-518741-0, 10: 0-19-518741-5

    Applied epidemiology is not a classical book on epidemiology. This text focuses on areas of public health practice in which the systematic application of epidemiological methods can have a large and positive impact. It describes how best to apply traditional epidemiological methods for determining disease aetiology to “real-life” problems in public health and health services research. Topics covered in this book highlight the multidisciplinary nature of epidemiology.

    Each chapter includes a summary and one or more case studies intended to illustrate major points from the chapter and to provide a basis …

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