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Epidemiology and Autism

How has epidemiology been used to define the public health problem of Autism? I need to review an article on this topic and provide a summary.

Today's Health Care: Clinical Nurse Leaders

Please help me with a project on clinical nurse leaders. I need to identify the educational preparation and role(s) of the clinical nurse leader (CNL) designation and provide an example of how the CNL influences direct patient care. I will also like to identify advocacy strategies that can be used to create change in a w

Descriptive Epidemiology: Trends and Cohort Effects

(1) Define the term descriptive epidemiology. (2) Give the definitions and examples of the categories of descriptive epidemiology. (3) What are secular trends and cohort effects? Explain the relationship between these two terms.

Atherosclerosis

Briefly explain the effects of the following on atherosclerosis. Be sure to include some data on the epidemiology (statistics on the effects of the substance) and the molecular effect or actions: 1. Fish oil 2. Trans fats in diet 3. Diabetes 4. cRP and inflammation: 5. Cholesterol subtypes (HDL2 and dense small LDL or lar

Public Health Ethics

1. Explain the concept of ethical relativism. What are the inherent dangers in ethical relativism? 2. How does elitism impact our perceptions and our actions as professionals in public health? How can we mitigate against elitism? 3. When making involuntary quarantine decisions, determine what ethical theories support our decis

Do you feel that PTSD affects all segments of society equally?

(a) Do you feel that PTSD affects all segments of society equally? Why or why not? (b) Are the available treatments for PTSD administered by health professionals effective? Why or why not? (c) Do you feel that there is a stigma associated with this mental illness?

Tobacco users and the Impact on the successful outcome of Public Health Education

Compare outcomes achieved in public health efforts in terms of the control of infectious diseases and tobacco use. Which of these accomplishments has had the greatest impact on health status and quality of life of Americans living in the early 21st century? Explain and help me understand why you feel this way. Using the CDC

Sampling technique

SAMPLING TECHNIQUE The generalizability of a research study is dictated by how well the sample represents the selected population. In the early stages of research design, the sample and requisite sample size need to be determined. In addition, how the selected population will be accessed must be considered. Without an adequat

MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY - PLEASE I NEED HELP

Assignment # 1 Health plays a major role in the functioning of society. Define the relationship between social behavior and health. Justify your answer using examples and reasoning. Ã?¢â?¬Ã?¢ What are the social factors that play a critical role in improving health? Ã?¢â?¬Ã?¢ What are the social factors that

Public Health

â?¢ Public Health Issue: Heart disease in the African American population in Michigan, Indicator: Overweight and obesity, tobacco use â?¢ Analyze of the community and population using population health data sources needed to address this issue. o Which federal, state, and local agencies tasked with addressing and

Tasks in performing a needs assessment

Arrange the tasks in performing a Needs Assessment in the correct order: a. Survey the community for resources and capacities b. Use both qualitative and quantitative data c. Conduct an epidemiological assessment d. Describe a tentative intervention population e. Write program goals and objectives f. Put togeth

Research methodology related to experimental and quasi-experimental designs

The foundation of both observational research and experimental design methods each contributes significantly to the study and practice of public health. QUESTIONS 1.What are the strengths and weaknesses of the research methodology presented in Brownson et al. (2007)? 2.What value did using a quasi-experimental design add

Health publication possibilities are emphasized.

Please help with answer the following questions. Provide at least 300 words in the solution. What would be a first and possibly the easiest and fastest ways/places/sites/journals/...anything to get your very first piece in health/public health published? (MPH, CHES) What issues does a public health professional need to b

Cigarette and alcohol: A contrast is advertisement

Do you think most of tobacco's problems stem from the fact that they denied that there were serious health issues associated with the consumption of cigarettes for so long--and even funded bogus studies which supported these false claims? Alcohol, for example, can cause liver damage if consumed excessively, but why are they n

Article summary help is given.

Read the article â??Prevention and Treatment of Overweight in Children and Adolescentsâ? from the American Family Physician and discuss the following questions: Describe and analyze the new definition of child overweight as an effective intervention for childhood obesity. In your opinion is it useful? Why or why not? Na

paper describing, verifying origin, and treatment of social anxiety disorder

Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you examine your selected psychological disorder. Include the following: * Epidemiology of selected disorder * Socio-cultural and environmental factors associated with the disorder * Relationship between human development and socialization as it relates to your selected disorder

Epidemiology-Screening for Disease

The sensitivity and specificity of a new test are 60% and 70%, respectively. Three hundred people are screened at a clinic during the first year the new test is implemented. Assume the true prevalence of disease among clinic attendees is 10%. Set up the 2x2 table to calculate positive predictive value. (Hint: Use prevalence for

Executive Summary of Epidemiology Article

Use the following outline to type an executive summary of each article. 1. The main idea of this article is ____________________________________. 2. The most important information in this article is _________________________. (Figure out the facts, experiences, data the author is using to support the conclusions) 3. T

Article summary outline

Use the following outline to type an executive summary of each article. 1. The main idea of this article is ____________________________________. 2. The most important information in this article is _________________________. (Figure out the facts, experiences, data the author is using to support the conclusions) 3. T

Summary outline

Use the following outline to type an â??executive summaryâ?? of article. 1. The main idea of this article is ____________________________________. 2. The most important information in this article is _________________________. (Figure out the facts, experiences, data the author is using to support the conclusions) 3