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Chap 2 - Epidemiology of Perio Diseases

Ms K's Chapter two covering the study og health and disease, as well as risk factors and treatment needs.
STUDY
PLAY
number of cases present in a given population at one time
prevalence
rate of new disease occurring in a population over a given time
Incidence
level of disease
severity
refers to the number or % of diseased teeth or sites
Extent
system of measurement for collecting data
indices
Index
Plaque, Calculus, and Bleeding are measured to form a ____?
PSR
a health system catagorizing health by a number of 0-4 based upon a probing number for each sextent of the mouth.
Determinant
a , a determining or causal element or factor. A non changeable/ preventable factor in figuring correlation.
Risk factor
a persons choice risk by environmental cause. Health considerations, and passtimes included