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In epidemiology, the prevalence of a disease in a statistical population is defined as the total number of cases of the disease in the population at a given time, or the total number of cases in the population, divided by the number of individuals in the population. It...
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prevalence n. The condition of being prevalent. Medicine. The total number of cases of a disease in a given population at a specific
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Since 1980, asthma prevalence has increased dramatically in children (3,4) ... During 1980--1996, prevalence among black non-Hispanic children was greater than ...
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Information on autism. Provided by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention. ... did we know about the prevalence of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) ...
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In epidemiology, the prevalence of a disease or disorder in a statistical ... Prevalence is useful because it is a measure of the commonality of disease. ...
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Statistics about Drug abuse as a medical condition including prevalence, incidence, death rates, and social and hospital statistics.
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Statistics about Gallstones as a medical condition including prevalence, incidence, death rates, and social and hospital statistics.
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ESRNexus is a publicly searchable online medical and societal reference library ... Cross sectional study estimating prevalence of heart failure and left ...
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The Kaiser Family Foundation presents GlobalHealthFacts.org, an interactive resource providing up-to-date global health data by country on HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, ...
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The overall prevalence of AAb was higher in the filaria-infected (60%) compared ... This diversified pattern of AAb prevalence therefore argues in favour of ...
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By 1998, the screening prevalence rate generated from using the CPT code for ... shows prevalence rates for mammography based on data from the physician file, ...
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Black men who have sex with men have the highest HIV prevalence rate of any other group in San Francisco, according to a report presented at a Jan. 10 meeting of the ...
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However, other studies have not demonstrated any difference in prevalence among men and women. ... The white-coat hypertension response: prevalence and predictors. ...
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The prevalence of atopy was constantly low among seropositive subjects, whatever ... Fig 2 Prevalence of atopy (log ratio unit >1.2) in relation to number of older ...
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New Prevalence Study Suggests Dramatically Rising Numbers of People with ... The Alzheimer's Association also provided funding for the prevalence study. ...
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Sub-Saharan Africa has just over 10% of the world's population, but is home to more than 60% of all ... prevention in high-prevalence countries in Southern ...
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... is counted in prevalence until death or recovery occurs. This makes prevalence different from incidence, which ... The formula for calculating prevalence is: ...
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Abstract and Introduction: A large proportion of the diabetic population is neuropathic and, therefore, at risk of foot ulceration.
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