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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…
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Epidemiology Mod 1
epi
demos
logos
epidemiology
prefix meaning "on, upon, befall"
root meaning "the people"
suffix meaning "the study"
the study of what befalls the population
epi
prefix meaning "on, upon, befall"
demos
root meaning "the people"
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…
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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…
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…
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epidemiology terms
epidemiology
distribution
determinants
epidemiology triad
is concerned with the distribution and determinants of health…
the frequency of occurrence of states of health and illness w…
factors that contribute to the cause of disease, illness, or…
agent, host, and environment
epidemiology
is concerned with the distribution and determinants of health…
distribution
the frequency of occurrence of states of health and illness w…
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Epidemiology Chapter 1 Part 1
Health
6 dimensions of Health
Physical
Social
the absence of illness, 6 dimensions of health
Physical, Social, Mental, Emotional, Spiritual, Environmental
Ability of the human body to function properly; includes phys…
Ability to have satisfying relationships; interaction with so…
Health
the absence of illness, 6 dimensions of health
6 dimensions of Health
Physical, Social, Mental, Emotional, Spiritual, Environmental
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Epi Exam 1 - Lecture 1
Epidemiology
risk factors determinants
study
distribution
study of ... - the distribution of health outcomes or diseases w…
factors that determine whether someone gets a certain health…
Epi involves scientific investigation... - careful observation a…
- frequency and pattern of health events in a population
Epidemiology
study of ... - the distribution of health outcomes or diseases w…
risk factors determinants
factors that determine whether someone gets a certain health…
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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.…
52 terms
Epidemiology Ch.1 ADU C
Public Health
Population
Mission of public health
Foundation of public health
Science and art of promoting health and extending life on the…
Group of people sharing one or more characteristics from whic…
Ensure conditions that promote the six dimensions of health i…
Epidemiology because of its central role in carrying out the…
Public Health
Science and art of promoting health and extending life on the…
Population
Group of people sharing one or more characteristics from whic…
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micro test 3-ch. 14 continued
predisposing factors
five stages of disease
epidemiology
descriptive epidemiology
genetic, attitudinal, personality, and environmental factors…
homeostasis->deviation from homestasis->pathophysiology->path…
the branch of medicine that deals with the incidence, distrib…
provides a way of organizing and analyzing these data in orde…
predisposing factors
genetic, attitudinal, personality, and environmental factors…
five stages of disease
homeostasis->deviation from homestasis->pathophysiology->path…
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Ch 1Principles of Epidemiology Work Book, Merrill
Mission of Public Health
What is the meaning of population?
Subfields of public health
Three core functions of public health
Support and maintain conditions that promote the six dimensio…
Population is a collection of individuals sharing one or more…
Epidemiology (considered foundation of ph) ... biostatistics ... he…
1) Assessing and monitoring the health of communities and pop…
Mission of Public Health
Support and maintain conditions that promote the six dimensio…
What is the meaning of population?
Population is a collection of individuals sharing one or more…
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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…
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Epidemiology test one
Epidemiology
Study
Distribution
Frequency
The study of the distribution and determinants of health rela…
epidemiology is a quantitative, data driven scientific discip…
Frequency and patterns of diseases and other health events
Incidence and prevalence
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution and determinants of health rela…
Study
epidemiology is a quantitative, data driven scientific discip…
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Anatomy
Cardiology
Cytology
Dermatology
Endocrinology
Study of hear and heart diseases
Study of structure, function, and abnormalities of cells
Study of skin and diseases
Study of hormones, hormone secreting glands, and diseases
Cardiology
Study of hear and heart diseases
Cytology
Study of structure, function, and abnormalities of cells
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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…
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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…
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es 468 epidemiologic concepts 1
epidemiology
objectives of epidemiology
distribution
determinants
the study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
1. describe the distribution of disease... 2. identify risk fact…
the frequency of a value for a specific characteristic or con…
a factor that brings about change in a health characteristic…
epidemiology
the study of the distribution and determinants of disease fre…
objectives of epidemiology
1. describe the distribution of disease... 2. identify risk fact…
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Block V Afternoon Lectures
Examine the frequencies and patterns o…
Investigate factors that are associate…
Health related states
Purpose for Epidemiology
Distribution
Determinants
Disease vs. No disease... Early stage vs. Late stage... Complete re…
-Study the etiology of a disease... -Assess the extent of diseas…
Examine the frequencies and patterns o…
Distribution
Investigate factors that are associate…
Determinants
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Exam 1
Epidemiology
Determinants
Distribution
Population
the distribution and determinants of health and disease, morb…
factors or events that are capable of bringing about a change…
frequency of disease occurrence may vary from one population…
total number of individuals in a defined group
Epidemiology
the distribution and determinants of health and disease, morb…
Determinants
factors or events that are capable of bringing about a change…
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Katy epidemiology: module 1
epidemiology
epi
demos
logy
discipline that describes, quantifies, postulates causal mech…
upon
people
study of
epidemiology
discipline that describes, quantifies, postulates causal mech…
epi
upon
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epidemiology of health and illness chapter 4
adjusted rates
case-control
cross-sectional
crude rates
...
...
...
...
adjusted rates
...
case-control
...
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Epidemiology Midterm Exam
Epidemiology
Etiology
Descriptive epidemiology
Analytical epidemiology
study of the patterns of health and disease in populations an…
the cause, set of causes, or manner of causation of a disease…
describes patterns and formulates hypotheses; questions answe…
involves analysis of data to test hypotheses; questions answe…
Epidemiology
study of the patterns of health and disease in populations an…
Etiology
the cause, set of causes, or manner of causation of a disease…
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applied science
cytology
epidemiology
gastroenterology
geriatrics
study of cells
study of factors determining the distribution and frequency o…
stomach and intestines
older people
cytology
study of cells
epidemiology
study of factors determining the distribution and frequency o…
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Epi Stats Module 1
epidemiology definition
descriptive epidemiology
analytic epidemiology
distribution
epidemiology is the study (scientific, systematic, and data-d…
focuses on the incidence and distribution (frequency, pattern…
focuses on the determinants (causes, risk factors) of health-…
"the who, when, and where" aka person, time, and place of hea…
epidemiology definition
epidemiology is the study (scientific, systematic, and data-d…
descriptive epidemiology
focuses on the incidence and distribution (frequency, pattern…
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…
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Epidemiology: Test One
Epi
Demos
Logos
Epidemiology
"On, upon, or befall"
"The people"
"The study of"
The study of the distribution and determinants of health-rela…
Epi
"On, upon, or befall"
Demos
"The people"
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Epi Class 2
epidemiology
distribution of disease
determinants of disease
core functions of epi
a public health-discipline basic science which studies the ... d…
frequencies... -relation to size of population... patterns... -person…
factors of susceptibility... etiology... mode of transmission... socia…
public health surveillance... field investigation... analytic studi…
epidemiology
a public health-discipline basic science which studies the ... d…
distribution of disease
frequencies... -relation to size of population... patterns... -person…
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…
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Ch 4 - Epidemiology of Health and Illness
Epidemiology
Distribution
Determinants
Goal of Epidemiology
- The study of the distribution and the determinants of state…
The frequency of occurrence of states of health and illness
Agents or factors that contribute to the cause of various sta…
Use the information obtained form the study of the distributi…
Epidemiology
- The study of the distribution and the determinants of state…
Distribution
The frequency of occurrence of states of health and illness
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Chapter 1: Foundations of Epidemiology
Epidemiology
Application of Epidemiology
Epidemiology involves methods...
Distribution
Study of the distribution and determinants of health-related…
Prevent and control health problems
Which rely on careful observation and the use of valid compar…
Study of frequency and pattern of health events in the popula…
Epidemiology
Study of the distribution and determinants of health-related…
Application of Epidemiology
Prevent and control health problems
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Epidemiology Test 1
What is Health?
What are the 6 Dimensions of Health?
Physical
Social
-The absence of illness... - 6 dimensions of health
-Physical... -Social... -Mental ... -Emotional... -Spiritual... -Enivironmen…
Ability of the human body to function properly; includes phys…
Ability to have satisfying relationships; interaction with so…
What is Health?
-The absence of illness... - 6 dimensions of health
What are the 6 Dimensions of Health?
-Physical... -Social... -Mental ... -Emotional... -Spiritual... -Enivironmen…
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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…
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Epidemiology DCD
Epidemiology
Epidemiology
Epi
Demos
Basic science of public health
Study to improve population health
On or upon
People
Epidemiology
Basic science of public health
Epidemiology
Study to improve population health
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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…
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Pg 26-28 A and P Quiz
cardiology
ctyology
dermatology
endocrinology
dealing with the heart and heart diseases
study of structure and function of abnormalities of cells
study of the skin
study of hormones
cardiology
dealing with the heart and heart diseases
ctyology
study of structure and function of abnormalities of cells
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Population Health Focus 4
Epidemiology
To understand the cause - study of pop…
Describe occurrence of disease - perso…
Children under the age of 3, Omaha, Oc…
Study of the occurrence, determinants influencing, and applic…
Epidemiology
Descriptive Epidemiology
Descriptive Epidemiology
Epidemiology
Study of the occurrence, determinants influencing, and applic…
To understand the cause - study of pop…
Epidemiology
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Intro to Public Health & Epidemiology
Health is a state of complete physical…
Public health is the art and science o…
Assessment:... - Monitor health... - Diagn…
Wave 1: Great public works, municipali…
What is health?
What is public health?
Ten essential public health activities?
What are the five waves of public health?
Health is a state of complete physical…
What is health?
Public health is the art and science o…
What is public health?
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…
57 terms
Basic Epidemiology Concepts
Epidemiology... Epi - Upon... Demos - Peopl…
Components of Epidemiology
Study
Distribution
- study of how disease is distributed in populations... - follow…
- study ... - distribution ... - determinants... - health-related stat…
- surveillance, observation, hypothesis testing, analytic res…
- time, place, and person
Epidemiology... Epi - Upon... Demos - Peopl…
- study of how disease is distributed in populations... - follow…
Components of Epidemiology
- study ... - distribution ... - determinants... - health-related stat…
116 terms
Epidemiology
What is public health?
What is epidemiology
Distribution
Determinant
study of managing threats to the health of a community or pop…
study of distribution and determinants of diseases in human p…
pattern of frequency of disease
term meaning "causes" of disease
What is public health?
study of managing threats to the health of a community or pop…
What is epidemiology
study of distribution and determinants of diseases in human p…
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
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Public Health Ch 4-6: Epidemiology
Epidemiology is the _____ _____ of pub…
Epidemiology is a major part of public…
Epidemiology:... - investigates _____ of…
Epidemiology is an ____ science
diagnostic discipline
assessment
causes... trends... effectiveness
observational
Epidemiology is the _____ _____ of pub…
diagnostic discipline
Epidemiology is a major part of public…
assessment
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Epidemiology Definitions
Epidemiology
Descriptive Epidemiology
Analytical Epidemiology
Experimental Epidemiology
the study of patterns of health and disease in populations an…
Describes patterns & formulates hypotheses... Answers: Who, What…
Involves analysis of data to test hypotheses... Answers: Why, How
Involves population experiments to test hypotheses. ... Vaccine…
Epidemiology
the study of patterns of health and disease in populations an…
Descriptive Epidemiology
Describes patterns & formulates hypotheses... Answers: Who, What…
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…
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…
19 terms
Epidemiology exam 1
father of modern epidemiology
core ideas of epidemiology
focus of epidemiology
3 main purposes
John Snow
disease is not radomly distributed in populations and disease…
scientific method... groups rather than individuals... comparisons…
1. to explain the etiology of the disease, conditions, defect…
father of modern epidemiology
John Snow
core ideas of epidemiology
disease is not radomly distributed in populations and disease…
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Quiz 1: Intro Terms
Epidemiology
Communicable Diseases
Chronic Diseases
#1 cause of death in the US
The study of the distribution (demographics) and determinants…
transmissible
Not transmissible from person to person
Cardiovascular Disease
Epidemiology
The study of the distribution (demographics) and determinants…
Communicable Diseases
transmissible
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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…
8 terms
Chapter 8 Epidemiology
Distribution
Determinants
Epidemiology measures
What are the 3 Health indicators?
-Interpretation of epidemiological data, involving study of f…
Interpretation of epidemiological data can be used to search…
-Time: Includes annual occurrence, seasonal occurrences and d…
1.Life expectancy... 2.Death... 3.Prevalence of chronic disease.
Distribution
-Interpretation of epidemiological data, involving study of f…
Determinants
Interpretation of epidemiological data can be used to search…
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