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Gordis epidemiology, David D. Celentano, Moyses Szklo

Label
Gordis epidemiology
Title
Gordis epidemiology
Statement of responsibility
David D. Celentano, Moyses Szklo
Title variation
Epidemiology
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the Department of Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University and continuing in the tradition of award-winning educator and epidemiologist Dr. Leon Gordis, comes the fully revised 6th Edition of Gordis Epidemiology. This bestselling text provides a solid introduction to basic epidemiologic principles as well as practical applications in public health and clinical practice, highlighted by real-world examples throughout. New coverage includes expanded information on genetic epidemiology, epidemiology and public policy, and ethical and professional issues in epidemiology, providing a strong basis for understanding the role and importance of epidemiology in today's data-driven society."
Cataloging source
SMC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Celentano, David D
Dewey number
614.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA651
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WA 105
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Szklo, M.
  • Gordis, Leon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epidemiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Epidemiologic Methods
  • Epidemiology
Target audience
specialized
Label
Gordis epidemiology, David D. Celentano, Moyses Szklo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Preceded by Epidemiology / Leon Gordis. Fifth edition. 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dynamics of disease transmission -- The occurrence of disease: I. Disease surveillance and measures of morbidity -- The occurrence of disease:II. Morality and other measures of disease impact -- Assessing the validity and reliability of diagnostic and screening tests -- The natural history of disease: ways of expressing prognosis -- Observational studies -- Cohort studies -- Comparing cohort and case-control studies -- Assessing preventive and therapeutic measures: randomized trials -- Randomized trials: some further issues -- Estimating risk: is there an association? -- More on risk: estimating the potential for prevention -- From association to causation: deriving inferences from epidemiologic studies -- More on causal inference: bias, confounding, and interaction -- Identifying the roles of genetic and environmental factors in disease causation -- Using epidemiology to evaluate health services -- Epidemiologic approach to evaluating screening programs -- Epidemiology and public policy -- Ethical and professional issues in epidemiology
Control code
1079273274
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
6th edition.
Extent
xi, 420 pages
Isbn
9780323552295
Lccn
2018949544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1079273274
Label
Gordis epidemiology, David D. Celentano, Moyses Szklo
Publication
Copyright
Note
Preceded by Epidemiology / Leon Gordis. Fifth edition. 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The dynamics of disease transmission -- The occurrence of disease: I. Disease surveillance and measures of morbidity -- The occurrence of disease:II. Morality and other measures of disease impact -- Assessing the validity and reliability of diagnostic and screening tests -- The natural history of disease: ways of expressing prognosis -- Observational studies -- Cohort studies -- Comparing cohort and case-control studies -- Assessing preventive and therapeutic measures: randomized trials -- Randomized trials: some further issues -- Estimating risk: is there an association? -- More on risk: estimating the potential for prevention -- From association to causation: deriving inferences from epidemiologic studies -- More on causal inference: bias, confounding, and interaction -- Identifying the roles of genetic and environmental factors in disease causation -- Using epidemiology to evaluate health services -- Epidemiologic approach to evaluating screening programs -- Epidemiology and public policy -- Ethical and professional issues in epidemiology
Control code
1079273274
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
6th edition.
Extent
xi, 420 pages
Isbn
9780323552295
Lccn
2018949544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1079273274

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