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120 terms
epidemiology
epidemic
pandemic
Epidemiology
Characteristics of epidemiology
The occurrence in a community or region of cases of an illnes…
An epidemic occurring worldwide, or over a very wide area, cr…
is concerned with the distribution and determinants of health…
population focus, distribution, determinants, outcomes, quant…
epidemic
The occurrence in a community or region of cases of an illnes…
pandemic
An epidemic occurring worldwide, or over a very wide area, cr…
10 terms
Review of Basic Concepts of Epidemiology
epidemiology (Greek)
epidemiology
population perspective
inferential study
a statement about what is upon the people
study of the distribution and determinants of health-related…
described by person, place, and time
descriptive study
epidemiology (Greek)
a statement about what is upon the people
epidemiology
study of the distribution and determinants of health-related…
172 terms
Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases Part 1
Epidemiology
Distribution
Distribution variables
Morbidity
The study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
Refers to how morbidity and mortality is distributed in a giv…
person, place, and time.
illness, disease, injury
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
Distribution
Refers to how morbidity and mortality is distributed in a giv…
55 terms
Exam 1- Lecture 1-7 Epidemiology: Descriptive Epidemiology & Measures of Disease Frequency
Define and describe the discipline of…
Summary of epidemiology
Objectives and activities in epidemiol…
Epidemiology assumptions
Epidemiology is...... A public health-discipline basic science w…
Epidemiology is the study (scientific, systematic, data drive…
Identify patterns/trends in disease occurrence in... various gro…
Disease occurrence is not random... Systematic investigation of…
Define and describe the discipline of…
Epidemiology is...... A public health-discipline basic science w…
Summary of epidemiology
Epidemiology is the study (scientific, systematic, data drive…
120 terms
epidemiology
epidemic
pandemic
Epidemiology
Characteristics of epidemiology
The occurrence in a community or region of cases of an illnes…
An epidemic occurring worldwide, or over a very wide area, cr…
is concerned with the distribution and determinants of health…
population focus, distribution, determinants, outcomes, quant…
epidemic
The occurrence in a community or region of cases of an illnes…
pandemic
An epidemic occurring worldwide, or over a very wide area, cr…
11 terms
Intro to public health Chapter 5: Epidemiological Principles and Methods
Definition of Epidemiology
Step 1: Define the Disease
Disease Frequency
Distribution of Disease
Epidemiology is defined as "the of the distribution and deter…
Death is easy to determine - death certificates have cause of…
Count number of people with disease and relate to the populat…
Who - sex, age, occupation, race, and economic status... When -…
Definition of Epidemiology
Epidemiology is defined as "the of the distribution and deter…
Step 1: Define the Disease
Death is easy to determine - death certificates have cause of…
25 terms
Epidemiology vocab chapter I and 2
Acculturation
Age-specific rates
Attack rate
Bimodal
Modifications that individuals or groups undergo when they co…
Frequency of a disease in a particular age stratum divided by…
An alternative form of the incidence rate that is used when t…
Bimodal distribution may signify two different causal mechani…
Acculturation
Modifications that individuals or groups undergo when they co…
Age-specific rates
Frequency of a disease in a particular age stratum divided by…
120 terms
HOSA Epidemiology Vocabulary 2015
epidemiology
distribution
determinants
scope
community medicine
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
Any factor, whether event, characteristic, or other definable…
the range and breadth which epidemiological studies can observe
epidemiology
community medicine
distribution
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
5 terms
The Basics
Epidemiology
Distribution
Frequency
Pattern
The study of the distribution and determinants of health-rela…
Frequency and pattern
Number of cases and the relationship this number has to the s…
Cases by person, place, and thing.
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution and determinants of health-rela…
Distribution
Frequency and pattern
9 terms
Classifications for Epidemiology
epidemiology
classical epidemiology
clinical epidemiology
infectious disease epidemiology
the study of the distribution and determinants of diseases an…
(more imp. in event) population oriented, studies community o…
studies patients in health care settings in order to improve…
heavily dependent on laboratory support
epidemiology
the study of the distribution and determinants of diseases an…
classical epidemiology
(more imp. in event) population oriented, studies community o…
25 terms
Epidemiology
First Epidemiological study
Snow and the Thames River incident
Epidemiology goals
John Snow
1853/1854
cholera lead to epidemiologic surveillance leading to notifia…
is to prevent disease before people began dying
founding father of modern epidemiology.
First Epidemiological study
1853/1854
Snow and the Thames River incident
cholera lead to epidemiologic surveillance leading to notifia…
122 terms
HOSA Epidemiology Vocabulary 2016
epidemiology
distribution
determinants
scope
community medicine
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
Any factor, whether event, characteristic, or other definable…
the range and breadth which epidemiological studies can observe
epidemiology
community medicine
distribution
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
120 terms
HOSA Epidemiology Vocabulary 2015
epidemiology
distribution
determinants
scope
community medicine
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
Any factor, whether event, characteristic, or other definable…
the range and breadth which epidemiological studies can observe
epidemiology
community medicine
distribution
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
13 terms
Epidemiology
Incidence rates
Morbidity rates
Mortality rates
Risk
The occurrence of new cases of disease or condition in a comm…
Rates of illness
Birth and death rates
Probability of an adverse event
Incidence rates
The occurrence of new cases of disease or condition in a comm…
Morbidity rates
Rates of illness
120 terms
HOSA Epidemiology Vocabulary
epidemiology
distribution
determinants
scope
community medicine
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
Any factor, whether event, characteristic, or other definable…
the range and breadth which epidemiological studies can observe
epidemiology
community medicine
distribution
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
61 terms
Epi I Exam I Review Topics
Basic research goal
Clinical research goal
Public health research
Distribution
understand disease mechanisms or effects of toxic substances
improve diagnosis and treatment of disease; prevention of rec…
prevention of disease, promotion of health
who/what/where/when
Basic research goal
understand disease mechanisms or effects of toxic substances
Clinical research goal
improve diagnosis and treatment of disease; prevention of rec…
9 terms
Epidemiology
public health
3 scientific basis of public health
epidemiology
objectives of epidemiology: 5
goal: promote the health of the population through organized…
pathology and toxicology, internal medicine, epidemiology
study of the distribution and determinants of disease frequen…
study course of disease,... determine extent,... identify pattern…
public health
goal: promote the health of the population through organized…
3 scientific basis of public health
pathology and toxicology, internal medicine, epidemiology
10 terms
Portals of exist and Epidemiology
portal of exit definition
exits
portal of exits
Epidemiology
when pathogen leaves the host body
Respiratory = nose.... Gastrointestinal = anus.... STD pathogens =…
Respiratory.... Salivary.... Skin.... Fecal.... Urogenital.... Blood.
the study of disease in populations. CDC (Center of Disease C…
portal of exit definition
when pathogen leaves the host body
exits
Respiratory = nose.... Gastrointestinal = anus.... STD pathogens =…
119 terms
Epidemiology Exam 1
Public Health
Public Health Professional
10 Great Public Health achievements 19…
Disciplines of Public Health
The science of protecting and improving the heath of communit…
analyze effects of genetics, personal choice and environment…
1. Vaccination... 2. Motor Safety... 3. Safer work places... 4. Contro…
- Basic sciences ... - Clinical sciences... - Public Health/communi…
Public Health
The science of protecting and improving the heath of communit…
Public Health Professional
analyze effects of genetics, personal choice and environment…
97 terms
Epidemiology
Nsg and epidemiology
Epidemiology
The principle science of public health
Two epidemiology methods
Promoting and preserving the health of populations
Study of the distribution and determinants of health and dise…
Epidemiology
Descriptive... Analytic
Nsg and epidemiology
Promoting and preserving the health of populations
Epidemiology
Study of the distribution and determinants of health and dise…
77 terms
Epidemiology
Public Health
Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Epidemiology
Multidisciplinary field whose goal is to promote the health o…
A chiefly affecting immune optimized individuals that is caus…
Tumor caused by infection with Human Herpesvirus 8.
The study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
Public Health
Multidisciplinary field whose goal is to promote the health o…
Pneumocystis Carinii Pneumonia
A chiefly affecting immune optimized individuals that is caus…
12 terms
Epidemiology in Physical Activity
epidemiology
John Snow
clinical medicine
population medicine
the study of the distribution and determinants of health and…
father of epidemiology
focuses on teh care of individuals; secondary and tertiary pr…
focuses on the community; includes people at risk for develop…
epidemiology
the study of the distribution and determinants of health and…
John Snow
father of epidemiology
73 terms
Epidemiology
Epidemiology
disease
disease frequency
definition, counting system, calculati…
"The study of the distribution and determinants of... disease fr…
This is defined as health-related states and events... including…
Epidemiology defines this measure as one that identifies and…
What are the three components necessary to calculate disease…
Epidemiology
"The study of the distribution and determinants of... disease fr…
disease
This is defined as health-related states and events... including…
Ch. 3 Epidemiology and Nursing Practice
Epidemiology
3 elements of epidemiology
John Snow
Disease mapping
study of disease; include the exam of factors that affect the…
person (groups affected), place (where affected), time (how l…
important name in epidemiology; founder of modern epidemiolog…
frequency distribution of number of deaths, location of death…
Epidemiology
study of disease; include the exam of factors that affect the…
3 elements of epidemiology
person (groups affected), place (where affected), time (how l…
10 terms
HLTH 3300 Exam 1 - Sergeev
Practical Applications of Epidemiology
Epidemiologic Reasoning
Epidemiology
Epidemiological Transition
Description of Health Status of Various populations and its c…
Frequency - Quantification of disease... Distribution - who, whe…
The study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
Leading Causes of Death in the early 20th century: Pneumonia,…
Practical Applications of Epidemiology
Description of Health Status of Various populations and its c…
Epidemiologic Reasoning
Frequency - Quantification of disease... Distribution - who, whe…
14 terms
Intro & History of Epidemiology
epidemiology
frequency
distribution
determinant
the study of the frequency, distribution and *determinant…
measure of disease frequency which involves quantification
who is getting the disease, where and when the disease…
derives from frequency & distribution of the disease; both ar…
epidemiology
the study of the frequency, distribution and *determinant…
frequency
measure of disease frequency which involves quantification
H 425 Epidemiology
Epidemiology
Incidence
Prevalence
Cohort Study
The study of the distribution and determinants of disease in…
...
...
...
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution and determinants of disease in…
Incidence
...
120 terms
HOSA Epidemiology Vocabulary 2015
epidemiology
distribution
determinants
scope
community medicine
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
Any factor, whether event, characteristic, or other definable…
the range and breadth which epidemiological studies can observe
epidemiology
community medicine
distribution
the frequency and pattern of health-related characteristics a…
106 terms
Epidemiology Final
epidemiology
epidemiological reasoning
epidemiological distribution (great 3)
epidemiologic transition
the study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
frequency, distribution, determinants
person place time
leading causes of death went from preventable diseases to chr…
epidemiology
the study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
epidemiological reasoning
frequency, distribution, determinants
220 terms
Epidemiology Exam 1
Epidemiology
experimental, cohort, case control stu…
Public Health
data
considered the foundation or "cornerstone" for public health
3 main analytic designs
multidisciplinary field whose goal is to promote the health o…
Gives epidemiologists a basis for prioritizing
Epidemiology
considered the foundation or "cornerstone" for public health
experimental, cohort, case control stu…
3 main analytic designs
47 terms
Epidemiology: Descriptive & Analytic Study Designs
In which type of epidemiology do you c…
What are the three types of cohort stu…
Name some examples of descriptive obse…
Name some examples of observational an…
analytic
prospective, retrospective, historical prospective
cross-sectional, single case report, case series
case-control, cohort
In which type of epidemiology do you c…
analytic
What are the three types of cohort stu…
prospective, retrospective, historical prospective
16 terms
Epidemiology
Definition of Epidemiology
Assumptions of epidemiology
Six Uses of Epidemiology
define population
the study of distribution and determinants of health -related…
1. disease does not occur at random... 2. diseases have boh caus…
1. study history of the health of populations... 2. diagnose the…
a group of people with a common characteristic such as a plac…
Definition of Epidemiology
the study of distribution and determinants of health -related…
Assumptions of epidemiology
1. disease does not occur at random... 2. diseases have boh caus…
9 terms
Epidemiology - Chapter 1
Epidemiology
Distribution
Determinants
Deterrents
The study of the distribution, determinants, and deterrents o…
- Refers to this of morbidity and mortality in a population.…
- Why the morbidity or mortality is occurring... - Often answere…
- Utilizing the information gleaned from collected data, what…
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution, determinants, and deterrents o…
Distribution
- Refers to this of morbidity and mortality in a population.…
76 terms
Foundations of Epidemiology (Chapter 1)
What is health?
What are the 6 dimensions of health?
What is public health?
Population is:
Absence of illness
1. Physical ... 2. Social... 3. Mental... 4. Emotional... 5. Spiritual... 6.…
The science and art of promoting health and extending life on…
a collection of individuals that share one or more characteri…
What is health?
Absence of illness
What are the 6 dimensions of health?
1. Physical ... 2. Social... 3. Mental... 4. Emotional... 5. Spiritual... 6.…
6 terms
- role of epidemiology
Epidemiology
prevalence
apparent causes
incidence
study of diseases in groups or populations through the collec…
the number of cases in a population at a specific time.
determinants and indicators
the number of new cases in population
Epidemiology
study of diseases in groups or populations through the collec…
prevalence
the number of cases in a population at a specific time.
196 terms
Hosa Epidemiology
Incidence
Prevalence
Case Fatality Rate
Risk factor
The number of new cases per person per unit of time
The proportion of the population at a given time that has a c…
Ratio of fatal cases to total cases
A definable element of exposure that captures at least one pa…
Incidence
The number of new cases per person per unit of time
Prevalence
The proportion of the population at a given time that has a c…
31 terms
Epidemiology of Viral Diseases
What is epidemiology?
What is incidence rate?
What is prevalence rate?
What is mortality rate?
Study of determinants, dynamics and distribution of disease i…
Measure of disease frequency in a population over a specific…
Measure of disease frequency at a particular time... PR = # cas…
% of animals of a sick population that die from a particular…
What is epidemiology?
Study of determinants, dynamics and distribution of disease i…
What is incidence rate?
Measure of disease frequency in a population over a specific…
27 terms
Epidemiology Lecture 3
Descriptive Epidemiology
Analytical Epidemiology
Descriptive Epidemiology Disease rates
Crude Disease Rates
Used to identify a health problem that may exist... -Characteriz…
Follow descriptive studies and are used to identify the cause…
-Crude/unadjusted... -Category specific/stratified... -Adjusted/sta…
Crude heart disease mortality rates for all Missouri resident…
Descriptive Epidemiology
Used to identify a health problem that may exist... -Characteriz…
Analytical Epidemiology
Follow descriptive studies and are used to identify the cause…
26 terms
Epidemiology B2 L2 - Measures of Disease Frequency - Association and Risk Estimates
Ratio (R) Equation
Rate (r)* Equation
Proportion (p)
Ratio Definition
R = X/Y
r = X/(delta)t
P = A/(A+B)
Both numerator and denominator refer to the frequency of some…
Ratio (R) Equation
R = X/Y
Rate (r)* Equation
r = X/(delta)t
Lecture 1 - Intro
Epidemiology Definition
Descriptive epidemiology
Determinants
Epidemiologic Research Assumes
the study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
-characterizes health events into terms of time, place, and p…
-characteristic that influences whether or not disease occurs…
-disease occurrence is not random... -systematic investigation o…
Epidemiology Definition
the study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
Descriptive epidemiology
-characterizes health events into terms of time, place, and p…
42 terms
Principles of Epidemiology Chapter 1
Epidemiology
Frequency
Pattern
Descriptive epidemiology
The study of the distribution and determinants of health-rela…
The number of health related events and the relationship to t…
The occurrence of health-related events discussed in terms of…
Characterizing health events in terms of TPP
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution and determinants of health-rela…
Frequency
The number of health related events and the relationship to t…
36 terms
DH 26 The Epidemiology Of Oral Diseases
cohort study
agent
endemic
Environment
Individuals are classified into groups according to having a…
a biological physical or chemical entity capable of causing d…
The constant presence or the usual prevalence of a disease wi…
The sum of all the conditions and elements that make up the s…
cohort study
Individuals are classified into groups according to having a…
agent
a biological physical or chemical entity capable of causing d…
42 terms
Principles of Epidemiology Chapter 1
Epidemiology
Frequency
Pattern
Descriptive epidemiology
The study of the distribution and determinants of health-rela…
The number of health related events and the relationship to t…
The occurrence of health-related events discussed in terms of…
Characterizing health events in terms of TPP
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution and determinants of health-rela…
Frequency
The number of health related events and the relationship to t…
142 terms
Epidemiology Chapter 1 & 2
epidemic
pandemic
Epidemiology
Characteristics of epidemiology
The occurrence in a community or region of cases of an illnes…
An epidemic occurring worldwide, or over a very wide area, cr…
the distribution and determinants of health and diseases, mor…
population focus, distribution, determinants, outcomes, quant…
epidemic
The occurrence in a community or region of cases of an illnes…
pandemic
An epidemic occurring worldwide, or over a very wide area, cr…
196 terms
Hosa Epidemiology 2
Incidence
Prevalence
Case Fatality Rate
Risk factor
The number of new cases per person per unit of time
The proportion of the population at a given time that has a c…
Ratio of fatal cases to total cases
A definable element of exposure that captures at least one pa…
Incidence
The number of new cases per person per unit of time
Prevalence
The proportion of the population at a given time that has a c…
17 terms
Epidemiology week 1
epidemiology
epidemic
outbreak
endemic
study of distribution and determinants of disease frequency
occurrence of cases exceeding the prevalence in a region/comm…
localized disease epidemic
usual prevalence of a disease with in a population or area, p…
epidemiology
study of distribution and determinants of disease frequency
epidemic
occurrence of cases exceeding the prevalence in a region/comm…
157 terms
Epidemiology Midterm I of III
Part I
What are the three major categories of…
What is the definition of epidemiology?
T/F epidemiology is mostly concerned w…
...
1. Basic sciences... 2. Clinical sciences... 3. Population medicine
Study of distribution and determinants of diseases and injuri…
False - interested in groups
Part I
...
What are the three major categories of…
1. Basic sciences... 2. Clinical sciences... 3. Population medicine
21 terms
Epidemiology Basics
Definition
Origin of the word
Distribution
Variables often described in Distribut…
Study of DISTRIBUTION,DETERMINATION and DETERRENTS of Morbidi…
Derived from Greek word "epi" means on or upon... "demos" means…
Refers to How MORBIDITY(illness,disease,injury etc) and MORTA…
describes the frequency and pattern of morbidity and mortalit…
Definition
Study of DISTRIBUTION,DETERMINATION and DETERRENTS of Morbidi…
Origin of the word
Derived from Greek word "epi" means on or upon... "demos" means…
163 terms
health 3300: Epidemiology Final
What is epidemiology?
Epidemiological Reasoning
Frequency
Distribution
The study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
Frequency, Distribution, Determinants
Quantification of a disease
Who, Where, and when is getting the disease
What is epidemiology?
The study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
Epidemiological Reasoning
Frequency, Distribution, Determinants
23 terms
Epidemiology
purposes of epidemiology
epidemiology
distribution frequency prevalence
distribution frequency incidence
quantify magnitude of health problems... identify factors that a…
the study of the distribution and determinants of disease in…
number of people in a population with the disease or conditio…
number of new occurrences of a disease or condition in a popu…
purposes of epidemiology
quantify magnitude of health problems... identify factors that a…
epidemiology
the study of the distribution and determinants of disease in…
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