An Ultimate Guide to Community Medicine

by Prithwiraj Maiti, Bismoy Mondal

The aim of this book is to focus on “An Ultimate Guide to Community Medicine”. All the chapters are brief, clear, and concise to provide students with an understandable text and recent developments in the field. This book is divided into five sections which comprise a total of 23 chapters. The first section deals with the introduction to community medicine. The second section covers the guide to theory examination including long essay type questions, problem type questions, short notes, justify/explain why and differences. The third section discusses the viva voce including immunization, family planning, specimens, and definitions. The fourth section describes the guide to practical examination including statistical and epidemiological exercises, family, project, and problem cards. Finally, the last section focuses on special topics such as integrated management of neonatal and childhood illnesses (IMNCI) guidelines, acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) surveillance, tuberculosis, and Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program (RNTCP), reproductive and child health, diagnosis and treatment of malaria, incubation period of some important diseases, national health policy and elimination of some diseases, and current public health related statistics of India. With very good and explicit illustrations, diagrams, and appropriate tables, they offer an extremely useful volume that will surely become a reference text. This book will reduce the pressure of the students during tough times and as well will hold the position of one of the most updated books on the regarding subject in current times.

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Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Maiti Prithwiraj
RG Kar Medical College, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Medical College, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
2. Mondal Bismoy RG Kar Medical College, Kolkata,West Bengal, India
Midnapore Medical College, Midnapore, West Bengal, India
ISBN 9789352706914
Speciality Community Medicine
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18734
Edition 3/e
Publishing Year 2019
Pages 652
Book Type Textbook


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