Epidemiology 101
  • Author : Robert Friis
  • Release Date : 25 March 2010
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Genre : Health & Fitness
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 13 : 9780763754433

Epidemiology 101 Book Summary

This fourth edition of Physics for Biology and Medicine covers topics in physics as they apply to the life sciences, specifically medicine, physiology, nursing and other applied health fields. This concise introductory paperback surveys and relates basic physics to living systems. It discusses biological systems that can be analyzed quantitatively and how advances in the life sciences have been aided by the knowledge of physical or engineering analysis techniques. Applicable courses are biophysics and applied physics. Provides practical techniques for applying knowledge of physics to the study of living systems. Presents material in a straight forward manner requiring very little background in physics or biology. Includes many figures, examples and illustrative problems and appendices which provide convenient access to the most important concepts of mechanics, electricity, and optics.

Epidemiology 101

Epidemiology 101

Author : Robert Friis
Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
Genre : Health & Fitness
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This fourth edition of Physics for Biology and Medicine covers topics in physics as they apply to the life sciences, specifically medicine, physiology, nursing and other applied health fields. This concise introductory paperback surveys and relates basic physics to living systems. It discusses biological systems that can be analyzed quantitatively ...

Epidemiology 101

Epidemiology 101

Author : Friis
Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
Genre : Education
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Designed to fulfill the four essential learning outcomes of Liberal Education and America’s Promise (LEAP)—a campaign of the Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU*)—Epidemiology 101 meets the needs of instructors teaching an overview or introductory course in epidemiology....

The CDC Field Epidemiology Manual

The CDC Field Epidemiology Manual

Author : Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Medical
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A NEW AND ESSENTIAL RESOURCE FOR THE PRACTICE OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND PUBLIC HEALTH The CDC Field Epidemiology Manual is a definitive guide to investigating acute public health events on the ground and in real time. Assembled and written by experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well ...

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Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Medical
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Author : Juanita M. Constible,Luke H. Sandro,Richard E. Lee
Publisher : NSTA Press
Genre : Science
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Epidemiology for Public Health Practice

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Author : Robert H. Friis,Thomas A. Sellers
Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
Genre : Medical
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Review: "Now in its Fourth Edition, this best-selling text offers comprehensive coverage of all the major topics in introductory epidemiology. With extensive treatment of the heart of epidemiology - from study designs to descriptive epidemiology to quantitative measures - this reader-friendly text is accessible and interesting to a wide range ...

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Author : Jørn Olsen,Naomi Greene,Rodolfo Saracci,Dimitrios Trichopoulos
Publisher : OUP Oxford
Genre : Medical
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Teaching epidemiology requires skill and knowledge, combined with a clear teaching strategy and good pedagogic skills. The general advice is simple: if you are not an expert on a topic, try to enrich your background knowledge before you start teaching. The new edition of Teaching Epidemiology helps you to do ...

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Author : Anne M. Lovell,Gerald M. Oppenheimer
Publisher : Boydell & Brewer
Genre : Psychiatric epidemiology
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Examines psychiatric epidemiology's unique evolution, conceptually and socially, within and between diverse regions and cultures, underscoring its growing influence on the biopolitics of nations and worldwide health campaigns....