Essentials of Environmental Sciences and Hygiene for Nursing and Pharmacy Students

by Satinder Kaur, HCL Rawat

Earth is the only planet known to have an environment, where air and water are two basic things that sustain life. The environment and environmental protection has been a burning issue for several years in almost every country or globally and time-to-time several steps have been taken by government of various countries to preserve and conserve the environment in the interest of people residing across the globe. There is alarming evidence that important tipping points, leading to irreversible changes in major ecosystems and the planetary climate system, may already have been reached or passed. Currently the environment is so contaminated that urgent measures should be taken. A single individual cannot be blamed for the world pollution; however every person should take care of his or her habitat. In addition, it is vital that environmental issues are treated internationally. This book Essentials of Environmental Sciences and Hygiene deals in deep knowledge about different aspects of environment, environmental pollution and health hazards, natural resources and conservation, biodiversity, ecosystem, population explosion, current environmental issues and environmental protection measures and at last disaster management. The nurses and pharmacy students play a vital role in educating people and patients about the importance of environmental hygiene and protection of natural environment. This book will prove to be ideal and useful for nursing and pharmacy students to accomplish the objective of acquiring recommended knowledge to qualify examination prescribed by universities.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Kaur Satinder
Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
University College of Nursing, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, Punjab, India
Dharamshila Narayana Superspeciality Hospital, New Delhi, India
2. Rawat HCL University College of Nursing, Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot, Punjab, India
ISBN 9789352702954
Speciality General Nursing and Midwifery
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/14197
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2018
Book Type Textbook


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