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 DeCS Categories

E05 Investigative Techniques .
E05.318 Epidemiologic Methods .
H02 Health Occupations .
H02.403 Medicine .
H02.403.720 Public Health .
H02.403.720.500 Epidemiology .
N06 Environment and Public Health .
N06.850 Public Health .
N06.850.520 Epidemiologic Methods .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.001 Health .
SP4.001.012 Environmental Illness .
SP4.001.012.153 Epidemiology .
SP4. Epidemiologic Methods .
SP5 Epidemiology and Biostatistics .
SP5.001 Epidemiology .
SP5.001.007 Epidemiologic Methods .
SP8 Disasters .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.702 Disaster Planning .
SP8.946.702.667 Specialties in Disasters .
SP8.946.702.667.586 Epidemiology .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Epidemiologic Methods .
Epidemiologic Method .
Epidemiological Methods .
Methods, Epidemiologic .
Epidemiological Method .
Method, Epidemiologic .
Method, Epidemiological .
Methods, Epidemiological .
Research techniques that focus on study designs and data gathering methods in human and animal populations. .
Epidemiology .
Field of medicine concerned with the determination of causes, incidence, and characteristic behavior of disease outbreaks affecting human populations. It includes the interrelationships of host, agent, and environment as related to the distribution and control of disease. .
/epidemiology .
/endemics .
/epidemics .
/frequency .
/incidence .
/morbidity .
/occurrence .
/outbreaks .
/prevalence .
/surveillance .
Used with human and veterinary diseases for the distribution of disease, factors which cause disease, and the attributes of disease in defined populations; includes incidence, frequency, prevalence, endemic and epidemic outbreaks; also surveys and estimates of morbidity in geographic areas and in specified populations. Used also with geographical headings for the location of epidemiologic aspects of a disease. Excludes mortality for which "mortality" is used. .