Posts Tagged epidemiology

Introduction to Surveillance

on July 25, 2011 by Georgina Moulton and pjarvis in Public Health, Comments (0)

Authors: Dr. Paul Jarvis, University of Manchester and Dr. Alex Keenan, Health Protection Agency The World Health Organisation defines public health surveillance as “the continuous, systematic collection, analysis and […]


Basic Statistics for Epidemiology: Risk

on July 22, 2011 by Georgina Moulton in Statistical Methods, Comments (0)

Author: Sara Muller, University of Keele (based on Health Knowledge materials) Risk has a very similar meaning in epidemiology as it does in everyday usage – it is about […]