Home | A - Z List: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z | About Us
Leadership and Legacy Timeline
Bright Futures Toolbox
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. n.d. Ten great public health achievements in the 20th century. Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 1600 Clifton Road Atlanta, GA 30333 Telephone: (800) 232-4636Secondary Telephone: (888) 232-6348E-mail: email@example.comWebsite: http://www.cdc.govAvailable from the website.
Telephone: (800) 232-4636Secondary Telephone: (888) 232-6348E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgWebsite: http://www.cdc.govAvailable from the website.
This resource features a series of reports published in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports between April and December 1999 on 10 public health achievements, reflecting the successful response of public health to the major causes of morbidity and mortality for the period 1900-1999. Topics include vaccination, motor-vehicle safety, workplace safety, control of infectious diseases, decline in deaths from coronary heart disease and stroke, safer and healthier foods, healthier mothers and babies, family planning, fluoridation of drinking water, and tobacco as a health hazard. Critical changes in the U.S. public health system during the century are also addressed.
Keywords: Public health, Health policy, Mortality, Morbidity, Vaccination effects, Motor vehicle safety, Occupational safety and health, Infection control, Cardiovascular diseases, Strokes, Food safety, Maternal health, Infant health, Family planning, Fluorides, Water, Tobacco use, Systems development, Oral health, Children, Families, Adults
Amler RW, Dull HB. 1987. Closing the gap: The burden of unnecessary illness. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 210 pp.
Keywords: Prevention, Public health, Health behavior, Statistics, Arthritis, Cancer, Cardiovascular diseases, Oral health, Diabetes mellitus, Digestive system diseases, Drug use behavior, Communicable diseases, Respiratory diseases, Socioeconomic factors, Infant morbidity, Infant mortality, Unplanned pregnancy, Unintentional injuries, Violence
New: Basic Search | Advanced Search
Page 1 of 1
With funding from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration
National Maternal and Child
Oral Health Resource Center • Georgetown
Feedback • Accessibility • Disclaimer
& Copyright • Contact Us