Epidemiology of Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis & Impetigo: A Cross-Sectional & Follow up Study in a Rural Community of Northern India (Report)

Streptococcus pyogenes, i.e. Lancefield group ‘A’ beta haemolytic Streptococcus (GAS) is capable of causing a wide variety of diseases, such as scarlet fever, pharyngitis, impetigo, acute rheumatic fever (ARF), rheumatic heart disease (RHD), glomerulonephritis, necrotizing fascitis and toxic shock...

The Epidemiology of Major Depression in South Africa: Results from the South African Stress and Health Study (Original Articles) (Survey)

Mental disorders are a major contributor to the burden of disease in all regions of the world, with about 14% of the global burden attributable to neuropsychiatric disorders.1 Even in sub-Saharan Africa, a region with the highest burden of...

Epidemiology to Public Health Intervention for Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases: The Role of Translational Research (Report)

Introduction Translational research has been characterized as “effective translation of the new knowledge, mechanisms and techniques generated by advances in basic science research into new approaches for prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases which is essential for improving health”...

USMLE Step 2 CK Lecture Notes 2020: Psychiatry, Epidemiology, Ethics, Patient Safety

The official Kaplan Lecture Notes for USMLE Step 2 CK cover the comprehensive information you need to ace the USMLE Step 2 and match into the residency of your choice.  Up-to-date. Updated annually by Kaplan’s all-star faculty. Highly illustrated. Includes...

Medical Epidemiology: Population Health and Effective Health Care, Fifth Edition

A succinct and compelling discussion of epidemiology and its role in clinical medicine Medical Epidemiology provides a complete overview of the principles and concepts of epidemiology and illustrates the contemporary relationship between population-based science and the care of patients....

USMLE Step 2 CK Lecture Notes 2019: Psychiatry, Epidemiology, Ethics, Patient Safety

The only official Kaplan Lecture Notes for USMLE Step 2 CK cover the comprehensive information you need to ace the USMLE Step 2 and match into the residency of your choice. • Up-to-date. Updated annually by Kaplan’s all-star faculty.•...

Lecture Notes of Epidemiology

This book is written with the intention of sharing the basic knowledge of epidemiology with undergraduate students, academicians, medical health practitioners and allied health professionals. It is written in a lecture note format for easy understanding and as a...