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Clinical epidemiology

John A. Baron and Henrik Toft Sørensen

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.024
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The term ‘clinical epidemiology’ has been interpreted in various ways, but the core of the discipline is generally understood to be the application of epidemiological and biostatistical techniques to ... More


Development of modern epidemiology: clinical epidemiology

Richard F. Heller

in The Development of Modern Epidemiology: Personal reports from those who were there

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198569541
eISBN:
9780191724077
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198569541.003.0023
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the development of clinical epidemiology. It shows that the population approach, through epidemiological theory and practice, has found a ready and sustained application in ... More


The Development of Modern Epidemiology: Personal reports from those who were there

Walter W. Holland, Jørn Olsen, and Charles du V. Florey (eds)

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198569541
eISBN:
9780191724077
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198569541.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This book marks the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the International Epidemiological Association (IEA). It is a compendium by the world's leading epidemiologists of how the field has ... More


Clinical epidemiology

John A. Baron, Henrik Toft Sørensen, and Harold C. Sox

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780199685004
eISBN:
9780191765315
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199685004.003.0024
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology

Clinical epidemiology is the application of quantitative techniques to clinical issues such as diagnosis, treatment, and assessment of disease risk and prognosis. The discipline relies heavily on ... More


What Should Be Taught?

ERIC J. CASSELL

in Doctoring: The Nature of Primary Care Medicine

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780195113235
eISBN:
9780199999828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195113235.003.0008
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

What primary care doctors require as part of their mandatory training are additional kinds of knowledge and skills. They must be taught the behavior of sick and well persons, advanced communication ... More


Prognosis of Neurologic Diseases

Lorene M. Nelson, Caroline M. Tanner, Stephen K. Van Den Eeden, and Valerie M. McGuire

in Neuroepidemiology: From principles to practice

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195133790
eISBN:
9780199863730
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195133790.003.16
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter covers the topic of prognostic studies and the application of research principles to questions of prognosis. Studies of prognosis are the core of clinical neurology and clinical ... More


Field studies in developing countries

Japhet Killewo and Anita Sandström

in Teaching Epidemiology: A guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239481
eISBN:
9780191716973
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239481.003.026
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter presents a teaching approach targeted at both undergraduates and postgraduates in public health-related fields, or clinical epidemiology in which part of their training involves field ... More


Thinking in Medicine

Eric J. Cassell

in The Nature of Clinical Medicine: The Return of the Clinician

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199974863
eISBN:
9780190219024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199974863.003.0012
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine and Older People

This chapter provides an overall description of clinical thinking. Clinical epidemiology, decision-making tools, and associated mathematics are important, but thinking about individual patients is ... More


Risk, Chance, and Causation: Investigating the Origins and Treatment of Disease

Michael B. Bracken

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300188844
eISBN:
9780300189551
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300188844.001.0001
Subject:
History, Environmental History

The press and other media constantly report news stories about dangerous chemicals in the environment, miracle cures, the safety of therapeutic treatments, and potential cancer-causing agents. But ... More


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