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Confronting Public Health Risks
A Decision Maker's Guide



December 1997 | 264 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
The authors of Confronting Public Health Risks provide case examples and specific tools for analyzing and dealing with serious health hazards. The book includes six case studies from the areas of environmental health, occupational health and the AIDS epidemic. Each case study is followed by a discussion of a key issue involved and the links that exist with other cases covered in the book.
 
Introduction
 
Health Risk Notification in a Small Town
 
Science versus Service in a Community-Based Lead Screening
 
Worker Health in Black and White
 
HIV and the Schools in a High Prevalence Community
 
Superfund Showdown
The Management of Conflict

 
 
Community Teamwork on AIDS Care
 
Confronting Risk
Tasks, Criteria and Evaluation

 

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Laura C. Leviton

Carolyn E. Needleman

Maurice Shapiro

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