Princeton University Library Catalog

Methods of field epidemiology / Pia D. M. MacDonald.

Author:
MacDonald, Pia D. M. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Burlington, MA : Jones & Bartlett Learning ; [Washington, D.C.] : APHA Press, c2012.
Description:
xxiv, 349 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction to outbreak investigations -- Public health surveillance -- Is a potential outbreak real? -- Assembling and equipping an outbreak investigation team -- Hypothesis generation and descriptive epidemiology -- Epidemiological studies in outbreak investigations -- Hypothesis-testing interviews -- Data analysis -- Writing an outbreak investigation report -- The public health laboratory's role in field epidemiology and outbreak investigation -- Environmental health components of an outbreak investigation -- Investigating noninfectious health events in public health practice -- Forensic epidemiology investigations -- Geographic information systems for field epidemiology -- Special considerations.
Subject(s):
Clinical epidemiologyMethodology [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780763784591 (pbk.)
  • 0763784591 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2011012723
OCLC:
708544419
RCP:
C - S