This is an online encyclopedia on the ScienceDirect platform covering all aspects of public health, from details of specific diseases to the organization of social insurance agencies.
There is particular focus on public health aspects of diseases and conditions. Other articles survey aging, diet, injuries,ethical and legal subjects in public health, measurement and modeling, consumerism, anthropology and sociology, economics, the history of public health, and global issues.
To access the encyclopedia, you can either:
- start at the UoA homepage, then look under I in the Databases A-Z listing
- follow this link: International Encyclopedia of Public Health.