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UI's Wallace revises major text on medical preventive practices
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Dr. Robert Wallace, professor of preventive medicine
and environmental health and internal medicine at the University of Iowa,
has edited the 14th edition of "Public Health and Preventative Medicine."
Dr. Bradley Doebbeling, associate professor of internal medicine, served
as associate editor.
A comprehensive text on medical preventive practices, the book is widely
considered the standard reference work for practitioners. Involved in the
revision were multiple UI specialists in family medicine, internal medicine,
obstetrics and gynecology and pediatrics, as well as national and international
contributors. The new edition will be available from Appleton and Lange,
a publishing firm based in Connecticut.