skip to content
Applied epidemiology : theory to practice Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Applied epidemiology : theory to practice

Author: Ross C Brownson; Diana B Petitti
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Focuses on areas of public health practice in which the systematic application of epidemiologic methods can have a large and positive impact. It describes how best to apply traditional epidemiologic methods for determining disease etiology to "real-life" problems in public health and health services research. The authors bridge the gap between theoretical epidemiology and public health practice, and covers a number  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Maps
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ross C Brownson; Diana B Petitti
ISBN: 0195187415 0195300289 9780195187410 9780195300284
OCLC Number: 61351622
Description: xvii, 358 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Epidemiology: a foundation of public health --
Public health surveillance --
Outbreak and cluster investigations --
Systematic reviews in public health --
Epidemiology and risk assessment --
Epidemiologic issues in community intervention --
Outcomes research --
Measuring the quality of health care --
Epidemiology and health policy --
Epidemiology and the law --
Communicating epidemiologic information.
Responsibility: edited by Ross C. Brownson, Diana B. Petitti.
More information:

Abstract:

Applies traditional epideiologic methods for determining disease etiology to the real-life applications of public health and health services research. This text contains a chapter on the development  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A distinguished all-American multi-author offering...Excellent chapters on Public Health Surveillance, Outbreak and Cluster Investigation, and Epidemiologic Issues in Community Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61351622> # Applied epidemiology : theory to practice
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "61351622" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/epidemiologic_methods> ; # Epidemiologic Methods
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008119832> ; # Epidemiology--Research--Methodology
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/sante_publique> ; # Santé publique
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/health_policy> ; # Health Policy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/beleid> ; # Beleid
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/onderzoeksmethoden> ; # Onderzoeksmethoden
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/epidemiologie> ; # Epidemiologie
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/614.4072/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/kwaliteitszorg> ; # Kwaliteitszorg
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/gezondheid> ; # Gezondheid
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/914106> ; # Epidemiology--Research--Methodology
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/epidemiologie_methodes> ; # Épidémiologie--Méthodes
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/epidemiology> ; # Epidemiology
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/quality_of_health_care> ; # Quality of Health Care
   schema:bookEdition "2nd ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/84871919> ; # Ross C. Brownson
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/33679881> ; # Diana B. Petitti
   schema:datePublished "2006" ;
   schema:description "Epidemiology: a foundation of public health -- Public health surveillance -- Outbreak and cluster investigations -- Systematic reviews in public health -- Epidemiology and risk assessment -- Epidemiologic issues in community intervention -- Outcomes research -- Measuring the quality of health care -- Epidemiology and health policy -- Epidemiology and the law -- Communicating epidemiologic information."@en ;
   schema:description "Focuses on areas of public health practice in which the systematic application of epidemiologic methods can have a large and positive impact. It describes how best to apply traditional epidemiologic methods for determining disease etiology to "real-life" problems in public health and health services research. The authors bridge the gap between theoretical epidemiology and public health practice, and covers a number of topics not addressed by other epidemiology texts with a focus on methods. This second edition contains a new chapter on the development and use of systematic reviews and one on epidemiology and the law."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793990953> ;
   schema:genre "Maps"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Applied epidemiology : theory to practice"@en ;
   schema:productID "61351622" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61351622#PublicationEvent/oxford_new_york_oxford_university_press_2006> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0701/2005053914.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195187410> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195300284> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA603647> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61351622> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/epidemiologic_methods> # Epidemiologic Methods
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Epidemiologic Methods"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/epidemiologie_methodes> # Épidémiologie--Méthodes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Épidémiologie--Méthodes"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793990953#Topic/quality_of_health_care> # Quality of Health Care
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Quality of Health Care"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008119832> # Epidemiology--Research--Methodology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Epidemiology--Research--Methodology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/914106> # Epidemiology--Research--Methodology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Epidemiology--Research--Methodology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/33679881> # Diana B. Petitti
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Petitti" ;
   schema:givenName "Diana B." ;
   schema:name "Diana B. Petitti" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84871919> # Ross C. Brownson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Brownson" ;
   schema:givenName "Ross C." ;
   schema:name "Ross C. Brownson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195187410>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0195187415" ;
   schema:isbn "9780195187410" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780195300284>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0195300289" ;
   schema:isbn "9780195300284" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.