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Health in Africa

a medical handbook for European travellers and residents, embracing a study of malarial fever as it is found in British Central Africa

by David Kerr Cross

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Published by James Nisbet in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby D. Kerr Cross
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 222 pages :
Number of Pages222
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26255546M

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Book Description. The closure of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in prompted the need for a book of this kind. An interdisciplinary group of global health scholars contribute to the understanding of the emerging and fast-growing problem of the dual burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in Africa. Health Care in South Africa is an invaluable tool for all health care professionals and anyone who needs to evaluate health care options either for their own families or on behalf of their staff, clients or patients.. The first part of the book focuses on health care service providers, health care consultants and medical schemes and gives industry players an opportunity to describe their.

Africa is ripe for entrepreneurship. Africa has received global attention in the 21st century as the continent of growth and opportunities. One of the book’s chapters explores its current climate for innovation, noting there has been considerable debate on how African governments can create jobs and develop home-grown business leaders able to access global markets and propel growth. Aging and Health in Africa examines this multilayered scenario in abundant detail, providing both a continent-wide overview and nation-specific dispatches regarding an often-marginalized population. The book’s demographic and socioeconomic profile of elders clarifies the connection between aging and health, and offers keys to better.


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