second edition, is a compendium of GIS methods and applications of those methods to public health research. Cromley and McLafferty set out an ambitious. GIS and Public Health (Second Edition). By Ellen K. Cromley and Sara L. McLafferty. New York, NY: Guilford Press. + xxiv. ISBN: GIS and Public Health by Ellen K. Cromley and Sara L. McLafferty. Katie Algeo. Pages Published online: 14 Mar Download citation.
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GIS and Public Health, Second Edition
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Ranford Campbell marked it as to-read Jul 18, She has published articles in geography, epidemiology, public health, and health services journals. CromleySara McLafferty No preview available – Amount of information is phenomenal and it is easy to read.
Hardcoverpages. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Goes beyond the United States to encompass an international focus. Amelia marked it as to-read Oct 24, Ngoy Nsenga marked it as to-read Feb 28, Colbert Jackson marked it as to-read Apr 18, Authoritative and comprehensive, this is the leading text and professional resource on using geographic information systems GIS to analyze and address public puglic problems.
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CromleySara L. Esraz-ul-zannat added puvlic Jun 14, Applies only to prepaid online orders from US customers. Bimal added it Nov 07, M1k3 marked it as to-read Oct 10, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The companion Web page provides lab exercises with data that can be downloaded for individual or course use. I have used the first edition as a text in my graduate-level introductory spatial methods class, and plan to use gls second edition as well.
I have found this text more rewarding to use in teaching and to consult for my own work than any other single book in the field. Barbara rated it really liked it Jul 15, Michael Halenar rated it really liked it Mar 07, Expanded coverage of public participation GIS. Cromley’s research is primarily concerned with geographical patterns of health and disease, health facility location, and GIS design to support public health surveillance and intervention programs.
GIS and Public Health by Ellen K. Cromley
Described are ways that GIS can be used to map health events, identify disease clusters, inve This clearly written resource provides a comprehensive introduction to the use of geographic information systems GIS in analyzing and addressing public health problems.
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Other updates in the second edition include reorganization of material, international applications, and a chapter on health disparities. Kamal rated it really liked it Apr 09, Don’t want the mobile site? Ans book presents state-of-the-art methods for mapping and analyzing data on population, health events, risk factors, and health services, and for incorporating geographical knowledge into planning and policy.