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Smart Use of State Public Health Data for Health Disparity Assessment (Hardcover) (Ge Lin & Ming Qu)

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This volume describes a bottom-up approach to building an integrated public health data warehouse, illustrating the benefits of localized public health data for evidence-based health disparity assessments. It discusses knowledge and skill preparations for recognizing disparity issues and integrating and analyzing local public health data, detailing major health disparity dimensions, public health datasets, data linkage, indexing, and measurements and statistical models for health disparity assessments; surveillance using social determinants to assess health disparities in hospitalization, including socioeconomic status, sex, rural-urban, and race categories; and in-depth case studies of hospital emergency visit data, cancer registry data, birth certificate data-based data linkage projects, geocoding improvement experiments in a cancer registry, stroke hospitalizations and fatalities, acute myocardial infarction, motor vehicle crash injuries, cancer screening, and environmental exposure data and Parkinson's disease. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 310
Genre: Business + Money Management, Mathematics, Medical
Sub-Genre: Probability + Statistics / General, Administration, Industries / Service Industries
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Ge Lin & Ming Qu
Language: English
Street Date: March 11, 2016
TCIN: 50813583
UPC: 9781482205312
Item Number (DPCI): 248-11-9774
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