Author:K. Gangadharan

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Health And Development : The Millennium Perspectives

By: K. Gangadharan

Price: $38.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2011

Seller ID: 702003

ISBN: 8131604055

Condition: New


Improvements in health status as well as health care are treated as integrated components of the development process. Since health is a product of multivariate production process, in which medical care is just one of the many inputs, the impact of the state intervention on health status depends on its overall socio-economic policies. Rapid urbanization, industrialization, changes in lifestyle and consequent hike in risk factors such as tobacco use, unhealthy diet and physical inactivity caused for increase in global burden of chronic illness. There are also overriding environmental and mental ... View more info