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Introducción al Programa STATA

Una presentación extensa y detallada de uno de los programas más poderosos para análisis estadístico y epidemiológico

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Researchers Disagree about How to Extend Human Life Span: Scientific American

Researchers Disagree about How to Extend Human Life Span: Scientific American | Epidemiology | Scoop.it
Two approaches to longevity research aim to extend the average life span out to a century or more...
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Fundamentals of Epidemiology II

Fundamentals of Epidemiology II | Epidemiology | Scoop.it

Fundamentals of Epidemiology I and II introduce the basic concepts of epidemiology and biostatistics as applied to public health problems. Emphasis is placed on the principles and methods of epidemiologic investigation, appropriate summaries and displays of data, and the use of classical statistical approaches to describe the health of populations. Fundamentals of Epidemiology II focuses on various epidemiologic study designs for investigating associations between risk factors and disease outcomes, culminating with criteria for causal inferences. The application of these disciplines in the areas of health services, screening, genetics, and environment policy are presented. The influence of epidemiology and biostatistics on legal and ethical issues are also discussed.

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Epidemiology: Study of a lifetime : Nature News

Epidemiology: Study of a lifetime : Nature News | Epidemiology | Scoop.it
Nature - the world's best science and medicine on your desktop (Top story: Epidemiology: Study of a lifetime : Nature News http://t.co/Csg7ghEc, see more http://t.co/qMP6pZhG...)...
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The Burden of Disease and the Changing Task of Medicine — NEJM

The Burden of Disease and the Changing Task of Medicine — NEJM | Epidemiology | Scoop.it
Perspective from The New England Journal of Medicine — The Burden of Disease and the Changing Task of Medicine...
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Introduction to Research Methodology

Introduction to Research Methodology | Epidemiology | Scoop.it
This presentation material in PowerPoint is the first of an eleven-part package designed and used regularly for teaching research methodology to post-graduate s...
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John Snow's legacy: epidemiology without borders : The Lancet

John Snow's legacy: epidemiology without borders. By - Prof Paul Fine VMD, Prof Cesar G Victora MD, Prof Kenneth J Rothman DrPH, Prof Patrick S Moore MD, Prof Yuan Chang MD, Val Curtis PhD, David L...
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Why We Die [Interactive]: Scientific American

Why We Die [Interactive]: Scientific American | Epidemiology | Scoop.it
With global life expectancy rising, many causes of death are dropping off. What still fells us?
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Sir Michael Marmot on why all matters are health matters

Sir Michael Marmot on why all matters are health matters | Epidemiology | Scoop.it
Q&A: How social inequalities affect health and the limits of doctors' ability to fight illness...
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Epistemonikos: Database of the best Evidence-Based Health Care

Epistemonikos: Database of the best Evidence-Based Health Care | Epidemiology | Scoop.it

Combines the best of Evidence-Based Health Care and information technologies to provide a unique tool for people making decisions concerning clinical or health-policy questions.

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John Snow - a historical giant in epidemiology

John Snow - a historical giant in epidemiology | Epidemiology | Scoop.it

This site is devoted to the life and times of Dr. John Snow (1813-1858), a legendary figure in the history of public health, epidemiology and anesthesiology.

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Fundamentals of Epidemiology I

Fundamentals of Epidemiology I | Epidemiology | Scoop.it

Fundamentals of Epidemiology I is the first half of a course that introduces the basic concepts of epidemiology and biostatistics as applied to public health problems. Emphasis is placed on the principles and methods of epidemiologic investigation, appropriate summaries and displays of data, and the use of classical statistical approaches to describe the health of populations. Topics include the dynamic behavior of disease; usage of rates, ratios and proportions; methods of direct and indirect adjustment, and clinical life table which measures and describes the extent of disease problems.

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EPIDAT: Análisis epidemiológico de Datos

EPIDAT: Análisis epidemiológico de Datos | Epidemiology | Scoop.it

Está disponible un nuevo módulo para incorporar a EPIDAT 4.0: Análisis bayesiano. Además, se han actualizado los módulos de ajuste de tasas y concordancia y consistencia, así como sus respectivas ayudas.

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Epidemiology contributions to public health: video

Epidemiology contributions to public health: video

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Does coffee increase or reduce mortality?

Does coffee increase or reduce mortality? | Epidemiology | Scoop.it
Cardiologist and biostatistician Gordon Guyatt discusses the NIH observational study on coffee, in the NEJM, that concluded coffee reduces mortality...
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Introduction to Research Methodology

This presentation material in PowerPoint is the first of an eleven-part package designed and used regularly for teaching research methodology to post-graduate s...
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Benjamín Villasana's comment, May 22, 2012 9:43 PM
Interesting contribution!!
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NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) - Mixed Methods Research Index

NIH Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) - Mixed Methods Research Index | Epidemiology | Scoop.it
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