GIS Tutorial for Health

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ESRI, Inc., 2007 - Technology & Engineering - 320 pages
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Designed to benefit health management students and practitioners, this illustrated tutorial is an introduction to help students investigate patterns of uninsured and poor populations, prepare spatial data to analyze environmental hazards, analyze youth pedestrian injuries, and more. This edition is updated for ArcGIS 9.2.

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GIS Tutorial 2 Visualizing health data 31
Exercise assignment 21 Exercise assignment
Show only selected records 58
GIS Tutorial 3 Designing maps for a health study 73
Exercise assignment 31 Exercise assignment
Add map titles and text 99
GIS Tutorial 4 Projecting and using spatial data 111
Exercise assignment 61 Exercise assignment
GIS Tutorial 7 Analyzing youth pedestrian injuries 205
regions 249
Cleanup 277
Studying foodborne disease outbreaks 289
Forming a national ACHE chapter 299
Appendix A Data license agreement 305
Data source credits 317

Exercise assignment 51 Exercise assignment
GIS Tutorial 6 Geocoding tabular data 171

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Kristen S. Kurland holds a joint faculty appointment at Carnegie Mellon University's Heinz School of Public Policy and Management and Shool of Architecture, where she teaches GIS, CAD, 3D visualization, and computer aided facilities management (CAFM).

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