“The purpose of this book is to present the concepts and methods of epidemiology as they are applied to a variety of disease is is placed on. The Foundations of Epidemiology is an introductory level text intended for a broad range of courses in epidemiology, including those in medical schools, schools. Jacket: Two decades after the third edition of Lilienfeld’s Foundations of Epidemiology advanced the teaching of epidemiology, this completely revised fourth.

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Oxford University Press is a foundationa of the University of Oxford. Ebook This title is available as an ebook. Lilienfeld has held leadership roles in the establishment and growth of many of the professional societies in the epidemiology community, and has also served in ffoundations editorial capacity for several epidemiology journals. It is affordable, comprehensive, and enjoyable to read, one not likely to sit on the shelf collecting dust but to be consulted over time as one would when seeking guidance from a wise friend or mentor.

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Foundations of Epidemiology, 3rd edition

Murray No preview available – Lilienfeld A completely revised new edition of the world’s most successful and popular epidemiology text Teaches foundational epidemiology competencies through case studies and application exercises Structured around 15 chapters, making it an ideal core text for introductory lilienfsld courses Clear writing makes content easily accessible for readers of any background Affordable, comprehensive, and enjoyable to read New to this Edition: A Shot of Justice Ali Mehdi.

Basic epidemiologic concepts, such as rates and ratios, age adjustment, incubation periods, investigation of an outbreak time-place-and person, agent-value, inter- and intra-observer variability, odds ratios, randomized trials, and cohort and case-control study designs are illustrated using examples from a variety of conditions, including asthma, food poisoning, coronary heart disease, measles, stroke, lung cancer, ovarian cancer, breast cancer, venous thrombosis, histoplasmosis, lyme disease, and AIDS.

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The text consists of 13 chapters, each of which includes study problems and solutions. Sets of study problems are included in these chapters. Lilienfeld Snippet view – Her research record includes more than refereed journal articles, books and book chapters, mostly focusing on mortality, morbidity and risk factors for disease, especially for children and minorities.

Lilienfeld’s Foundations of Epidemiology

In addition to his scholarly endeavors, Dr. LilienfeldPaul D. To purchase, visit your preferred ebook provider. Two decades after the third edition of Lilienfeld’s Foundations of Epidemiology advanced the teaching of epidemiology, this completely revised fourth edition offers a new and innovative approach for future generations of students in population health.


He was a pioneering figure in the area of pharmacoepidemiology and has made many contributions across the spectrum of epidemiologic inquiry. Minimal familiarity with statistics is assumed in the book, although the text is not intended as a primary introduction to statistics; an appendix o the necessary overview of statistics necessary to understand epidemiologic concepts, including sampling, significance testing, confidence intervals, correlation and linear regression, relative risks and attributable fractions, the life table, and Cohen’s Kappa statistic.

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This book has been designed as a text for introductory courses in epidemiology The winner of the Society of Epidemiological Research’s Professors’ Prize in the History of Epidemiology, he has lilienfled extensively on the history of epidemiology and public health. Authored by two longtime educators in epidemiology, this all-new Foundations frames the field’s fundamental concepts within a mix of classic examples and recent case studies, as well the inclusion of recently developed measures now finding commonplace usage in the field.

LilienfeldDavid Eli Lilienthal. Selected pages Title Page. Choose your country or region Close. The result is a comprehensive introduction to modern epidemiology accessible to readers of all backgrounds and interests. Morrow, and Foundtaions A.