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GIS and Public Health, Second Edition (2) by Ellen K Cromley

By Ellen K Cromley

Authoritative and finished, this can be the top textual content source on utilizing geographic info platforms (GIS) to research and deal with public illnesses. easy GIS options and instruments are defined, together with how you can entry and deal with spatial databases. The booklet provides cutting-edge tools for mapping and studying information on inhabitants, overall healthiness occasions, hazard components, and overall healthiness providers, and for incorporating geographical wisdom into making plans and coverage. a number of maps, diagrams, and real-world functions are featured. The better half online page presents lab workouts with facts that may be downloaded for person or direction use. New to This Edition*Incorporates significant technological advances, resembling Internet-based mapping platforms and the increase of information from cellphones and different GPS-enabled devices.*Chapter on well-being disparities.*Expanded assurance of public participation GIS.*Companion online page has all-new content.*Goes past the USA to surround a world focus.

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