Explain the type of epidemiology used for tuberculosis (descriptive or analytical).

 

Explain the type of epidemiology used for tuberculosis (descriptive or analytical).

 

 

Subject: Nursing
Discuss the following as related to Tuberculosis in Homeless Population

1)Definition and description of epidemiology

2)Steps and methods of epidemiology

3)Review routine data (demographic, census, birth, death, and surveillance records)

4)Review research data (medical and health records)

5)Review epidemiological data (surveys specific to tuberculosis)

6)Epidemiological triangle

7)Explain the type of epidemiology used for tuberculosis (descriptive or analytical).

TOPIC: TUBERCULOSIS IN HOMELESS POPULATION

1)Provide an overview of population and disease and identify how characteristics of these selections influence population vulnerability.

2)Identify cultural considerations in this selected population and how these considerations may impact health status.

3)Identify ethical and legal considerations that must be accounted for when working with the selected population.

4)Describe the relationship of the disease to various levels of prevention.

5)Feasibility of prevention

16)Evaluation of prevention