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تحميل الدليل التدريبي

أسئلة شائعة


 

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Course Title And Code

Epidemiology

EPI 224

 

 

Duration

1 Semester (3hrs. X 15weeks = 45 Hrs.)

 

Teaching Staff Required

 

Public Health Specialist  Or Physician

 

 

Level

Second Year / Second Semester / Level 4

 

 

Objectives

By The End Of The Course, The Student Will Be Able To:

1.    Learn The Basic Concepts Of Epidemiology.

2.    Understand The Principles Of Disease Prevention And Control.

3.    Understand Communicable Diseases Prevention And Control.

4.    Understand Non- Communicable Diseases Prevention And Control.

 

 

Main Teaching Strategies

Lectures, Group Discussions, Exercises, Audio-Visual Aids, And Assignments

 

 

Methods Of Assessment

 

Tests And Quizzes

 

 

References

1.      Epidemiology Leon Grodis (Third Edition) 2004

2.      Principles Of Epidemology; 2001

3.      Epidemiology, Mauser And Kramer; 2001

4.      Clinical Medicine By Parveen J. Kumar; 2003

5.      Current Medical Diagnosis And Treatment By Lawrence M.Tierney And Stephen .J.Mcphee; 2003       

 

 

 

 

Curriculum Contents:

 

Unit

Content

Hour

1

Introduction To Epidemiology

     - Health And Disease

     - Natural History Of Disease   

     - Levels Of Prevention

3

2

Epidemiological Triad

     - Agent, Host, And Environment

     - Multiple Causation Of Diseases

6

3

Epidemiological Studies

     - Descriptive, Analytic And Experimental Studies

6

4

Prevention And Control Of Communicable Diseases

6

5

Epidemiological Studies For Some Communicable Diseases (Bacterial)

     1. Erysipelas

     2. Anthrax

     3. Brucellosis

     4. Cholera

     5. Typhoid

     6. Tuberculosis

     7. Sexually Transmitted Diseases:-

            A. Gonorrhea

            B. Syphilis

12

6

Epidemiological Studies For Some Communicable Diseases (Viral)

      1. Poliomyelitis

      2. Hepatitis A,B,C

      3. AIDS

      4. Influenza

3

7

Epidemiological  Studies For Some Communicable Diseases (Protozoan)

      1. Leishmaniasis

      2. Malaria

3

8

Epidemiological  Studies For Some Non-Communicable Diseases

      1. Diabetes

      2. Hypertension

      3. Cancer

3

9

Health Problems

      1. Accidents

      2. Addiction  

3

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