Coggon, D. BMJ , 80pp. Epidemiology is the study of how often diseases occur in different groups of people and why. Epidemiological information is used to plan and evaluate strategies to prevent illness and as a guide to the management of patients in whom disease has already developed. 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.
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You are currently using the site but have requested a page in the site. Would you like to change to the site? David James Purslove Barker CBE was an English physician and epidemiologist and originator of the Barker Hypothesis that foetal and early infant conditions have a permanent conditioning effect on the body's metabolism and chronic conditions later in life. Undetected location.
NO YES. Epidemiology for the Uninitiated, 5th Edition. Selected type: Paperback. Added to Your Shopping Cart. This is a dummy description. This perennial bestseller is an ideal introductions to epidemiology in health care.
The fifith editon retains the book's simplicity and brevity, at the same time providing the reader with the core elements of epidemiology needed in health care practice and research. The text has been revised throughout, with new examples introduced to bring the book right up to date. Table of contents 1 What is Epidemiology?. Further Reading. Features Ideal introductions to epidemiology in health care Provides core elements of epidemiology needed in health care practice and research Revised throughout, with new examples introduced to bring the book right up to date.
Epidemiology for the Uninitiated, 5th Edition
Epidemiology for the uninitiated
Epidemiology for the uninitiated. Rates.