Medicine of the Future

Risk Assessment, Elimination or Mitigation, and Action Plans for 28 Diseases and Medical Conditions

Authors: Meunier, Yann

  • Presents a comprehensive and unique approach to preventive medicine and health promotion
  • It includes a menu of 28 chronic diseases management
  • A pioneer work towards medicine of the future
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About this book

This book outlines risk assessments for 28 diseases and medical conditions including the following aspects: genetics, biochemistry, serology, past medical history, family history, co-morbidities, age, gender, ethnicity, nutrition and lifestyle. Recommendations are made for how to avoid, eliminate or mitigate risks. Preventing measures concerning chemical compound intake, lifestyle and nutrition are proposed.

The unique content and approach of the book to chronic disease management make it a state-of-the-art reference work, addressing a missing component of medical care and reflecting the cutting edge of preventive medicine.

About the authors

Yann Meunier is a healthcare consultant based at Cochin Hospital in Paris, France. He was the Director of International Business Development and Public Affairs for Stanford Hospital and Clinics. At Stanford University, he was the Director of the Stanford Health Promotion Network and a Health Promotion Manager at the Stanford Prevention Research Center.

As the Chief Medical Officer for a U.S. corporation, he created and implemented a public health program for 10,000 villagers in the Kutubu area of Papua New Guinea. He led or participated in public health missions to Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Montrouis (Haiti), Luanda (Angola), Casamance (Senegal), Ouesso (Republic of Congo), Port Harcourt (Nigeria), Lifou (New Caledonia) and the Yunnan province of China.

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eBook $79.99
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Hardcover $109.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $109.00
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  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: October 7, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-36112-3
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Medicine of the Future
Book Subtitle
Risk Assessment, Elimination or Mitigation, and Action Plans for 28 Diseases and Medical Conditions
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-07299-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-07299-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-07298-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-36112-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 163
Number of Illustrations and Tables
4 b/w illustrations
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