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Health Management

Possibilities of medical intervention have thrived over the last decades. Our knowledge about mechanisms of the development of diseases and factors influencing it has increased. Effective treatment requires a holistic approach that takes into consideration aspects at first sight not related to a course of a specific disorder. This book contains a few chapters focusing on issues related to health management. The chapters are arranged in an order reflecting multidimensionality of issues constituting this theoretical and practical area - starting from the studies focusing on a general, administrative level, to considerations related to situations of individuals suffering from a specific illness. The discussed problems concern different age groups - children, adults and the elderly. We hope that readers professionally engaged in healthcare - both theoretically and clinically - will find it interesting, useful and inspiring.

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Health ManagementEdited by Krzysztof Smigorski

Published: September 27th 2010

ISBN: 978-953-307-120-6

Copyright year: 2010

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1. The PRISMA France Study: Is There a Way to Measure Implementation of Integration in Different Countries?

By Trouve H., Veil A., Hebert R. and Somme D.

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2. A Proposed Care Model for Complex Chronic Condition: Multiple Chemical Sensitivity

By Roy Fox, Tara Sampalli and Jonathan Fox

1968

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3. Pain Experience and Expression in Patients with Dementia

By Krzysztof Smigorski and Jerzy Leszek

3269

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4. Treatment of Childhood Pneumonia in Developing Countries

By Hasan Ashraf, Mohammud Jobayer Chisti and Nur Haque Alam

3684

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5. Chronic Kidney Disease

By Mai Ots Rosenberg

2299

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6. Integrated Vehicle Health Management in the Automotive Industry

By Steven Holland

2235

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