Oral Health Epidemiology: Principles and Practice

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Oct 22, 2010 - Medical - 454 pages
he overall goal for this book is to provide understanding that will prepare readers to be: skilled in epidemiologic, clinical-translational research approaches to oral health write complete research grants design proper studies translate their findings to practice conduct logical critique of scientific literature effectively communicate their ideas recognize the value of collaborative research interactions lead and inspire others to accomplish mutual research objectives translate their findings to practice make ethically correct decisions be sensitive and harmonious in relationships with their peers. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.
 

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Contents

Definition and Background
3
Study Design
22
Associations and Causation
49
Measuring Associations
62
Error and Bias
93
Confounding and Effect Measure Modification
111
The Data
122
Analyses
141
EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ORAL
237
Periodontal Diseases
257
Oral Cancer
272
Other Oral Diseases and Conditions
290
Fluorides
313
ORAL EPIDEMIOLOGY
343
Bioethics in Oral Health
370
Systems Thinking
383

Qualitative Research
164
Survey Sampling and Surveillance
176
Pharmacoepidemiology
193
Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology
211
References
393
Index
427
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Assistant Professor, Dept. of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

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