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Epidemiology in comunity health

Jane McCusker

Epidemiology in comunity health

a self-teaching manual for rural health workers

by Jane McCusker

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Published by African Medical and Research Foundation in Nairobi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

To be used in conjunction with her Work book : epidemiology in community health.

StatementJane McCusker ; illustrated by sisterJean Lorenz.
SeriesRural health series -- 9
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17163366M

health professionals who received an education without being exposed to epidemi-ologic textbooks. We present first a short introduction to the most common types of epidemiologic studies, how they are used, and their limitations. We then pro-vide examples of how these methods have been used in public health, genetic epidemiology, and clinical File Size: 1MB. • The nature of evidence and public health knowledge • Translating policy and evidence into practice An Introduction to Public Health and Epidemiology is key reading for students of public health and healthcare professionals, including: nurses, doctors, community development workers and public health Size: 2MB.

Like the clinical findings and pathology, the epidemiology of a disease is an integral part of its basic description. The subject has its special techniques of data collection and interpretation, and its necessary jargon for technical terms. This short book aims to provide an ABC of the epidemiological approach, its terminology, and its methods. Epidemiology Books, E-Books and Journals. Set Ascending Direction. Sort By. Grid View List View. 12 Item(s) Book. Jekel's Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Preventive Medicine, and Public Health. Joann Elmore. Jan $ Add to Cart Add to Wishlist. Inkling.

The discipline of epidemiology, which holds major influence on public health policy as well as on clinical medical practice, has in recent decades to a large extent been concerned with the. The concepts of epidemiology are discussed in detail, and in an integrated way. The concepts are dominant whereas in other books the methods dominate. The epidemiological idea of population is explicitly the foundation of the whole book. In most other books the population idea is implicit and in some it is neglected.


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