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HSCI 130 Study Guide - Spring 2019, Comprehensive Final Exam Notes - Public Health, Odds Ratio, Hiv


Department
Health Sciences
Course Code
HSCI 130
Professor
Robert Hogg
Study Guide
Final

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HSCI 130

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Public Health - promoting health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease,
injury and disability. (CDC)
The Approach
Problem:
Surveillance - identifying the problem (ie. flu)
Risk factor identification - identifying the cause (ie. how it spreads)
Response:
Intervention evaluation - what works to solve the problem
Implementation - how to solve the problem
Sanitation & Environmental Health
500 BCE - Greeks & romans practiced community sanitation measures.
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1840s - the public health act of 1848 was established in the UK (assumed it was bad
air spreading diseases).
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Lecture 1
Wednesday, January 9, 2019
3:57 PM
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