Time for an ecosystem approach to public health? Lessons from two infectious disease outbreaks in Canada.

@article{Arya2009TimeFA,
  title={Time for an ecosystem approach to public health? Lessons from two infectious disease outbreaks in Canada.},
  author={Neil Arya and Jeremy Howard and Sedick Isaacs and M L Mcallister and Steve Murphy and Daniel J. Rapport and David Waltner-Toews},
  journal={Global public health},
  year={2009},
  volume={4 1},
  pages={31-49}
}
Ecosystem approaches recognize the complexity of many contemporary public health challenges and offer an alternative for dealing with problems that have proven intractable and unresponsive to conventional public health strategies. Infectious disease outbreaks are among the most dramatic aspects of systems failure, and the Canadian cases of SARS (Severe… CONTINUE READING