DK Taneja’s Health Policies & Programmes in India

by Bratati Banerjee

The book “DK Taneja’s Health Policies and Programmes” in India is a great asset for medical students, teachers of Community Medicine, and Medical Officers in health services. The uniqueness of this book lies in the fact that it always keeps pace with the changing scenario. It is very precisely and timely updated, with new editions incorporating the latest changes in magnitude of the problems and strategies implemented to control them. In this edition too, all data have been updated and recent references have been given. Changes in the programmes have been included, findings of various review committees incorporated, and some chapters have been extensively revised. A chapter on “National Programme on Prevention and Control of Burn Injuries” has been added. This book provides the key features of National Health policy, National Population policy, National Nutrition Policy, School Health Programme, National AIDS Control Programme, National Rabies Control Programme, Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme, National Oral Health Programme, National Tobacco Control Programme, Safe Water Supply and Sanitation Programmes, etc. In each of the programmes, magnitude of the problem, objectives, strategy, organizational structure, managerial and technical information required for the implementation of these programmes have been described.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Banerjee Bratati Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
All India Institute of Hygiene and Public Health, Kolkata
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi–110002
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi
ISBN 9789386322722
Speciality Community Medicine
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/13071
Edition 15/e
Publishing Year 2017
Pages 547
Book Type Textbook


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