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The Resource Appalachian health and well-being, edited by Robert L. Ludke and Phillip J. Obermiller ; foreword by Richard A. Couto

Appalachian health and well-being, edited by Robert L. Ludke and Phillip J. Obermiller ; foreword by Richard A. Couto

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Appalachian health and well-being
Title
Appalachian health and well-being
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert L. Ludke and Phillip J. Obermiller ; foreword by Richard A. Couto
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Language
eng
Summary
Appalachians have been characterized as a population with numerous disparities in health and limited access to medical services and infrastructures, leading to inaccurate generalizations that inhibit their healthcare progress. Appalachians face significant challenges in obtaining effective care, and the public lacks information about both their healthcare needs and about the resources communities have developed to meet those needs. In Appalachian Health and Well-Being, editors Robert L. Ludke and Phillip J. Obermiller bring together leading researchers and practitioners to provide a much-neede
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non fiction
Nature of contents
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Appalachian health and well-being, edited by Robert L. Ludke and Phillip J. Obermiller ; foreword by Richard A. Couto
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Appalachian health and well-being, edited by Robert L. Ludke and Phillip J. Obermiller ; foreword by Richard A. Couto
Link
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-366) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Genetic contributions to health / Melanie F. Myers and Carol S. Baugh -- Health and the physical environment / Michael S. Hendryx -- The quest for an Appalachian health lifestyle / Evelyn A. Knight -- Health care systems / Joel A. Halverson [and others] -- The heart of Appalachia / Ann L. McCracken and E. Kelly Firesheets -- Diabetes and its management / Sharon A. Denham -- Obesity and food insecurity / Jennifer Chubinski and Mark A. Carrozza -- Cancer-related disparities / James L. Fisher [and others] -- Chronic kidney disease : a hidden illness / Barbara B. Weaner and Rebecca J. Schmidt -- Trauma / Levi D. Procter [and others] -- Mental health / Susan E. Keefe and Lisa Curtin -- Substance abuse / Michael S. Dunn, Bruce A. Behringer, and Kristine Harper Bowers -- Oral health / Daniel W. McNeil, Richard J. Crout, and Mary L. Marazita -- Identifying Appalachians outside the region / Robert L. Ludke [and others] -- The health status and health determinants of urban Appalachian adults and children / Robert L. Ludke, Phillip J. Obermiller, and Ronnie D. Horner -- Community-based participatory health research in an urban Appalachian neighborhood / M. Kathryn Brown
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1 online resource (xv, 403 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813135878
Media category
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Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
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