Modelling in Public Health Research: How Mathematical Techniques Keep Us Healthy

  • Erika┬áMansnerus

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 118-134

About this book

Introduction

This book analyses the development and use of mathematical models in public health research and policy. By introducing a life cycle metaphor, the author provides a unique perspective on how mathematical modelling techniques have increased our understanding of the governance of infectious risks in society.

Keywords

Modelling public health policy risk infections animal health life cycle assessment health Risk Assessment

Authors and affiliations

  • Erika┬áMansnerus
    • 1
  1. 1.London School of Economics and Political ScienceUK

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