Merrimack College: McQuade Library


Essentials of infectious disease epidemiology / Manya Magnus.

Magnus, Manya. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9780763734442 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0763734446 (pbk.)
  • Description: viii, 227 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Pub, c2008.

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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Why learn methods in infectious disease epidemiology? -- Why study methods? -- Descriptive infectious disease epidemiology -- Outbreak investigations -- Rates and measures -- Laying the foundation: how to conduct a study -- Experimental designs as a foundation for observational studies -- Cohort studies -- Case-control and cross-sectional studies -- Interpretation of epidemiologic data -- Threats to internal and external validity of concern in the study of infectious disease epidemiology -- Surveillance of infectious diseases -- Program evaluation in the infectious disease setting.
Subject: Communicable diseases > Epidemiology.