Author: Committee to Develop Criteria for Evaluating the O
Publisher: National Academies Press
Keywords: management, programs, weight, evaluating, options, criteria, weighing
Number of Pages: 296
List price: $27.95
This volume presents criteria for evaluating treatment programs for obesity and explores what these criteria mean--to health care providers, program designers, researchers, and even overweight people seeking help. Discusses information necessary to make wise program choices and evaluations; examines how client demographics and characteristics--including health status, knowledge of weight-loss issues, and attitude toward weight and body image--affect these programs.
Author: Mark Graham Brown
Publisher: Productivity Press
Keywords: criteria, award, interpret, baldrige, excellence, performance, covers, winning, quality, 13th, baldridge
Number of Pages: 368
List price: $39.95
This handy pocket book is a quick reference guide to interpreting the 2004 criteria in the seven Baldrige categories. Whether a company is applying for the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award or not, this can help employees at all levels as they work toward improving quality. Includes answers to frequently asked questions and quick tips indicating what excellent companies do in each category.
Author: World Health Organization
Publisher: World Health Organization
Keywords: health, environmental, criteria, chemicals, exposure, series, associated, evaluating, risks, children, principles
Number of Pages: 329
List price: $50.00
This new volume in the Environmental Health Criteria (EHC) Series provides a systematic analysis of the scientific principles to be considered in assessing health risks in children; taking into account their unique susceptibilities. The terms children and child as used in this report include the stages of development from conception through adolescence. This new EHC builds on previous volumes addressing methodologies for assessing risks in children: EHC 30, Principles for Evaluating Health Risks to Progeny Associated with Exposure to Chemicals During Pregnancy (WHO, 1984) and EHC 59, Principle
Authors:Murat Köksalan, Stanley Zionts,
Keywords: multiple, making, decision, criteria, notes, economics, systems, mcdm, mathematical, fifteenth, new, millennium, proceedings, international, conference
Number of Pages: 481
List price: $139.00
Proceedings of the 15th Intl Conference on MCDM, held in Ankara, Turkey, July 10-14, 2000. Covers all relevant aspects of the field and presents the latest research results on MCDM. Softcover.
Authors:Yacov Y. Haimes, Ralph E. Steuer,
Keywords: making, criteria, decision, multiple, notes, economics, systems, mcdm, mathematical, xivth, practice, proceedings, research, international, conference
Number of Pages: 580
List price: $129.00
The subject area of the volume is multiple criteria decision making (MCDM), which is concerned with the methods and techniques by which multiple conflicting objectives can be formally incorporated into the management planning process. Constituting the selected proceedings of the most recent International Conference on Multiple Criteria Decision Making, the forty-five articles in the volume provide significant content on the latest in developments and new ideas taking place in theory and practice of the rapidly growing field of MCDM.
Publisher: Humana Press
Keywords: diseases, autoimmune, criteria, diagnostic
Number of Pages: 878
List price: unknow
According to the Autoimmune Diseases Coordinating Committee (ADCC), between 14.7 and 23.5 million people in the USA – up to eight percent of the population are affected by autoimmune disease. Autoimmune diseases are a family of more than 100 chronic, and often disabling, illnesses that develop when underlying defects in the immune system lead the body to attack its own organs, tissues, and cells. In Handbook of Autoimmune Disease, the editors have gathered in a comprehensive handbook a critical review, by renowned experts, of more than 100 autoimmune diseases, divided into two main groups, n