Describe the key features of descriptive and analytic epidemiology. How are the two used in conjunction with one another?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 9:45 am ad1c9bdddf
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In general, epidemiology is the study of the relationships between various factors determining frequency and distribution of diseases in a community. It is the science of epidemics and epidemic diseases, which involve the total population rather then the individual. The real aim/goal of epidemiology and epidemiological studies is to determine what factors in the group/community/population environment make that group/community/population ...
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Descriptive vs analytic epidemiology
Explain the difference between descriptive and analytic epidemiology. Provide examples of how both types of study design are utilized in the field of environmental healthView Full Posting Details