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Concepts and practice of humanitarian medicine / edited by S. William A. Gunn, Michele Masellis.

Contributor(s): Gunn, S. William | Masellis, M.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Springer.Publisher: New York : Springer, c2008Description: 1 online resource (xix, 324 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780387722641; 0387722645.Subject(s): Social medicine | Humanitarianism | Health services accessibility | World health | Medical ethics | Human rightsAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Concepts and practice of humanitarian medicine.Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
The fundamentals : human rights and health -- Humanitarian medicine -- International, UN and WHO cooperation -- Disasters and conflicts -- Science, research and perspectives -- Society, health and equity.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

The fundamentals : human rights and health -- Humanitarian medicine -- International, UN and WHO cooperation -- Disasters and conflicts -- Science, research and perspectives -- Society, health and equity.

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<p>S. William A. Gunn is co-editor of Understanding the Global Dimensions of Health (published 2005). He is formerly head of WHO Emergency Relief Operations, and currently President of the IAHM and editor of the Journal of Humanitarian Medicine.</p> <p>Michele Masellis is a surgeon specializing in burn therapy, reconstructive surgery, and international health. He is Director of the IAHM.</p>

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