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The Resource International handbook of health expectancies, Carol Jagger, Eileen M. Crimmins, Yasuhiko Saito, Renata Tiene De Carvalho Yokota, Herman Van Oyen, Jean-Marie Robine, editors

International handbook of health expectancies, Carol Jagger, Eileen M. Crimmins, Yasuhiko Saito, Renata Tiene De Carvalho Yokota, Herman Van Oyen, Jean-Marie Robine, editors

Label
International handbook of health expectancies
Title
International handbook of health expectancies
Statement of responsibility
Carol Jagger, Eileen M. Crimmins, Yasuhiko Saito, Renata Tiene De Carvalho Yokota, Herman Van Oyen, Jean-Marie Robine, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
614.4/2
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA407
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jagger, Carol
  • Crimmins, Eileen M
  • Saito, Yasuhiko
  • De Carvalho Yokota, Renata Tiene
  • Oyen, Herman Van
  • Robine, Jean-Marie
Series statement
International Handbooks of Population
Series volume
9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Health expectancy
Label
International handbook of health expectancies, Carol Jagger, Eileen M. Crimmins, Yasuhiko Saito, Renata Tiene De Carvalho Yokota, Herman Van Oyen, Jean-Marie Robine, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Health Expectancy Within Countries Across Deprivation Areas
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- Preface -- Contents -- Contributors -- Abbreviations -- Part I: Monitoring Trends and Gaps -- 1: Operationalization of Concepts of Health and Disability -- Introduction -- Health -- The Medical Model -- WHO Definition -- EuroQOL -- Health Concept Proposed by Huber -- Self-Rated Health -- Disability -- Washington Group Questions -- WHO Disability Assessment Schedule (WHODAS) 2.0 -- WHO Model Disability Survey -- Activities of Daily Living (ADL) and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) -- Global Activity Limitation Indicator (GALI)
  • Importance of Including Disability Severity -- Evolution of the Disability Concept and Importance for Public Health Policies -- Frailty -- Phenotype Model -- Cumulative Deficit Model -- Multidimensional Model -- Importance of Developing a Global Frailty Measure -- Composite Health Measures -- Conclusions -- References -- 2: Trends in Health Expectancies -- Introduction -- Defining the Different Health Scenarios -- Possible Trends in Population Health -- Trends and Scenarios Observed in Different Parts of the World -- Discussion -- Conclusion -- References
  • 3: An Analysis of Macro-level Determinants of Geographic Disparities in Health Expectancies -- Background -- Review of Empirical Research Findings -- The European Union (EU) Member Countries -- The United Kingdom (UK) -- East Central Europe and the Former Soviet Republics -- Japan -- China -- Summary -- References -- 4: Monitoring Social Differentials in Health Expectancies -- Background -- Health Expectancies by Social Status -- Policy Relevance of Measuring Social Inequalities in Health Expectancies -- Defining and Measuring Social Status
  • How the Social Situation of Individuals Relates to their Health -- Understanding the Determinants of Social Health Inequality -- Social Status and the Disablement Process -- Stratifying a Population by a Social Criterion -- Selecting the Appropriate Social Criteria -- Alternative Approaches to Individual Social Criteria -- Measuring Social Status, and Mortality and Health by Social Status -- Collecting Appropriate Information on Mortality and Health by Social Status -- Availability of Data Stratified by Social Status -- Collecting Social Status in Surveys or Censuses
  • The Measure of Mortality by SES: Linked vs Unlinked Data Sources -- Measuring Health by Socio-economic Status -- The International Literature on Health Expectancy by Social Status -- Characteristics of the Studies: Social Indicators, Country, Method -- Patterns and Trends in Health Expectancy by Social Status -- Social Inequalities in Health Expectancies -- Varying Gaps According to the Health or Disability Indicator -- Social Differences in Health Expectancies Across Age -- Social Differences in Health Expectancies by Gender -- Trends in Health Expectancies by Social Status
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (301 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030376680
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1147261935
  • (OCoLC)1147261935
Label
International handbook of health expectancies, Carol Jagger, Eileen M. Crimmins, Yasuhiko Saito, Renata Tiene De Carvalho Yokota, Herman Van Oyen, Jean-Marie Robine, editors
Publication
Note
Health Expectancy Within Countries Across Deprivation Areas
Antecedent source
file reproduced from an electronic resource
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- Preface -- Contents -- Contributors -- Abbreviations -- Part I: Monitoring Trends and Gaps -- 1: Operationalization of Concepts of Health and Disability -- Introduction -- Health -- The Medical Model -- WHO Definition -- EuroQOL -- Health Concept Proposed by Huber -- Self-Rated Health -- Disability -- Washington Group Questions -- WHO Disability Assessment Schedule (WHODAS) 2.0 -- WHO Model Disability Survey -- Activities of Daily Living (ADL) and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADL) -- Global Activity Limitation Indicator (GALI)
  • Importance of Including Disability Severity -- Evolution of the Disability Concept and Importance for Public Health Policies -- Frailty -- Phenotype Model -- Cumulative Deficit Model -- Multidimensional Model -- Importance of Developing a Global Frailty Measure -- Composite Health Measures -- Conclusions -- References -- 2: Trends in Health Expectancies -- Introduction -- Defining the Different Health Scenarios -- Possible Trends in Population Health -- Trends and Scenarios Observed in Different Parts of the World -- Discussion -- Conclusion -- References
  • 3: An Analysis of Macro-level Determinants of Geographic Disparities in Health Expectancies -- Background -- Review of Empirical Research Findings -- The European Union (EU) Member Countries -- The United Kingdom (UK) -- East Central Europe and the Former Soviet Republics -- Japan -- China -- Summary -- References -- 4: Monitoring Social Differentials in Health Expectancies -- Background -- Health Expectancies by Social Status -- Policy Relevance of Measuring Social Inequalities in Health Expectancies -- Defining and Measuring Social Status
  • How the Social Situation of Individuals Relates to their Health -- Understanding the Determinants of Social Health Inequality -- Social Status and the Disablement Process -- Stratifying a Population by a Social Criterion -- Selecting the Appropriate Social Criteria -- Alternative Approaches to Individual Social Criteria -- Measuring Social Status, and Mortality and Health by Social Status -- Collecting Appropriate Information on Mortality and Health by Social Status -- Availability of Data Stratified by Social Status -- Collecting Social Status in Surveys or Censuses
  • The Measure of Mortality by SES: Linked vs Unlinked Data Sources -- Measuring Health by Socio-economic Status -- The International Literature on Health Expectancy by Social Status -- Characteristics of the Studies: Social Indicators, Country, Method -- Patterns and Trends in Health Expectancy by Social Status -- Social Inequalities in Health Expectancies -- Varying Gaps According to the Health or Disability Indicator -- Social Differences in Health Expectancies Across Age -- Social Differences in Health Expectancies by Gender -- Trends in Health Expectancies by Social Status
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (301 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783030376680
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • on1147261935
  • (OCoLC)1147261935

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