Scope of Epidemiology

Scope of Epidemiology

Scope of Epidemiology Epidemiology is defined as “the study of the distribution and determinants of health-related states or events in specified populations, and application of this study to control of health problems.” Epidemiological studies include observation, surveillance, hypothesis‐testing analytic research methods, and experiments. For many years epidemiology was considered to be restricted to the infectious … Read moreScope of Epidemiology