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sanitarian

 [san″ĭ-tar´e-an]
a public health worker skilled in surveillance of food services, water and air pollution, and sewage planning and control.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

san·i·tar·i·an

(san'i-tār'ē-ăn),
One who is skilled in sanitation and public health.
[L. sanitas, health, fr. sanus, sound]
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sanitarian

(săn′ĭ-târ′ē-ən)
n.
A public health or sanitation expert.
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san·i·tar·i·an

(san'i-tar'ē-ăn)
One who is skilled in sanitation and public health.
[L. sanitas, health, fr. sanus, sound]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Gaps remain not only between the promises to tackle the social and environmental determinants of health, but also in management and autonomy at territorial and local level, which is key to bringing about a shift in the SUS toward a model that overcomes the paternalistic and sanitarist approaches.
Local health surveillance actions tend to dilute fragmenting borders between the classical and sanitarist approaches to health surveillance and the workers' and environmental health approach, which in turn helps to integrate, enhance, and limit actions.
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