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A history of epidemiologic methods and concepts, edited by Alfredo Morabia

Label
A history of epidemiologic methods and concepts
Title
A history of epidemiologic methods and concepts
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alfredo Morabia
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Morabia, Alfredo
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  • Epidemiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Epidemiologic Methods
Label
A history of epidemiologic methods and concepts, edited by Alfredo Morabia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 367-396) and index
Contents
  • Annecy workshop
  • Epidemiology teaching
  • antidote to dogmatism
  • Pt. I.
  • Epidemiology : an epistemological perspective/
  • Alfredo Morabia
  • p. 1
  • Pt. II.
  • Collection of papers on the history of epidemiological methods and concepts.
  • p. 127
  • changing assessments of John Snow's and William Farr's cholera studies/
  • John M. Eyler
  • p. 129
  • Changing images of John Snow in the history of epidemiology/
  • Jan P. Vandenbroucke
  • p. 141
  • Constructing vital statistics : Thomas Rowe Edmonds and William Farr, 1835-1845/
  • John M. Eyler
  • p. 149
  • "On prognosis" (British medical almanack 1838; supplement 199-216)/
  • William Farr
  • p. 159
  • Comments on the paper "on prognosis" by William Farr : a forgotten masterpiece/
  • Gerry Bernhard Hill
  • p. 179
  • Comments regarding "on prognosis" by William Farr (1838), with reconstruction of his longitudinal analysis of smallpox recovery and death rates/
  • B. Burt Gerstman
  • p. 183
  • Continuing controversies over "risks and rates" - more than a century after William Farr's "on prognosis"/
  • Jan P. Vandenbroucke
  • p. 191
  • Understanding William Farr's 1838 article "on prognosis" : comment/
  • John M. Eyler
  • p. 195
  • Methods of outbreak investigation in the "era of bacteriology" 1880-1920/
  • Anne Hardy
  • p. 199
  • Statistical methods in epidemiology : Karl Pearson, Ronald Ross, Major Greenwood and Austin Bradford Hill, 1900-1945/
  • Anne Hardy
  • M. Eileen Magnello
  • p. 207
  • Cohort analysis : W. H. Frost's contributions to the epidemiology of tuberculosis and chronic disease/
  • George W. Comstock
  • p. 223
  • short history of pathology registries, with emphasis on cancer registries/
  • Benedetto Terracini
  • Roberto Zanetti
  • p. 231
  • Cohort studies : history of the method/
  • Richard Doll
  • p. 243
  • Issues of causality in the history of occupational epidemiology/
  • Steven D. Stellmann
  • p. 275
  • Origins and early development of the case-control study/
  • Nigel Paneth
  • Ezra Susser
  • Mervyn Susser
  • p. 291
  • history of confounding/
  • Jan P. Vandenbroucke
  • p. 313
  • History of bias/
  • Paolo Vineis
  • p. 327
  • Causality in epidemiology/
  • Paolo Vineis
  • p. 337
  • Anjan Chatterjee
  • David C. Ferris
  • Tamarra M. James
  • Jennifer Knight
  • Matthew Dounel
  • Evolution of epidemiologic methods and concepts in selected textbooks of the 20[superscript th] century/
  • Hebatullah O. Tawfik
  • Janet A. Frohlich
  • Li Kuang
  • Elena K. Hoskin
  • Frederick J. Veldman
  • Fang F. Zhang
  • Giulia Baldi
  • Koleka P. Mlisana
  • Lerole D. Mametja
  • Angela Diaz
  • Nealia L. Khan
  • Pamela Sternfels
  • Jeffery J. Sevigny
  • Asher Shamam
  • Alfredo Morbia
  • p. 351
  • Desiree C. Michaels
  • Barun Mathema
  • Shuaib Kauchali
  • Commentary on the paper by Zhang et al. - interaction and evolution in epidemiology/
  • Kenneth J. Rothman
  • p. 363
  • Commentary on the paper by Zhang et al. - lack of evolution of epidemiologic "methods and concepts"/
  • Olli S. Miettinen
  • p. 365
Control code
ocm55534998
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 405 p.
Isbn
9783764368180
Lccn
2004052802
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A history of epidemiologic methods and concepts, edited by Alfredo Morabia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 367-396) and index
Contents
  • Annecy workshop
  • Epidemiology teaching
  • antidote to dogmatism
  • Pt. I.
  • Epidemiology : an epistemological perspective/
  • Alfredo Morabia
  • p. 1
  • Pt. II.
  • Collection of papers on the history of epidemiological methods and concepts.
  • p. 127
  • changing assessments of John Snow's and William Farr's cholera studies/
  • John M. Eyler
  • p. 129
  • Changing images of John Snow in the history of epidemiology/
  • Jan P. Vandenbroucke
  • p. 141
  • Constructing vital statistics : Thomas Rowe Edmonds and William Farr, 1835-1845/
  • John M. Eyler
  • p. 149
  • "On prognosis" (British medical almanack 1838; supplement 199-216)/
  • William Farr
  • p. 159
  • Comments on the paper "on prognosis" by William Farr : a forgotten masterpiece/
  • Gerry Bernhard Hill
  • p. 179
  • Comments regarding "on prognosis" by William Farr (1838), with reconstruction of his longitudinal analysis of smallpox recovery and death rates/
  • B. Burt Gerstman
  • p. 183
  • Continuing controversies over "risks and rates" - more than a century after William Farr's "on prognosis"/
  • Jan P. Vandenbroucke
  • p. 191
  • Understanding William Farr's 1838 article "on prognosis" : comment/
  • John M. Eyler
  • p. 195
  • Methods of outbreak investigation in the "era of bacteriology" 1880-1920/
  • Anne Hardy
  • p. 199
  • Statistical methods in epidemiology : Karl Pearson, Ronald Ross, Major Greenwood and Austin Bradford Hill, 1900-1945/
  • Anne Hardy
  • M. Eileen Magnello
  • p. 207
  • Cohort analysis : W. H. Frost's contributions to the epidemiology of tuberculosis and chronic disease/
  • George W. Comstock
  • p. 223
  • short history of pathology registries, with emphasis on cancer registries/
  • Benedetto Terracini
  • Roberto Zanetti
  • p. 231
  • Cohort studies : history of the method/
  • Richard Doll
  • p. 243
  • Issues of causality in the history of occupational epidemiology/
  • Steven D. Stellmann
  • p. 275
  • Origins and early development of the case-control study/
  • Nigel Paneth
  • Ezra Susser
  • Mervyn Susser
  • p. 291
  • history of confounding/
  • Jan P. Vandenbroucke
  • p. 313
  • History of bias/
  • Paolo Vineis
  • p. 327
  • Causality in epidemiology/
  • Paolo Vineis
  • p. 337
  • Anjan Chatterjee
  • David C. Ferris
  • Tamarra M. James
  • Jennifer Knight
  • Matthew Dounel
  • Evolution of epidemiologic methods and concepts in selected textbooks of the 20[superscript th] century/
  • Hebatullah O. Tawfik
  • Janet A. Frohlich
  • Li Kuang
  • Elena K. Hoskin
  • Frederick J. Veldman
  • Fang F. Zhang
  • Giulia Baldi
  • Koleka P. Mlisana
  • Lerole D. Mametja
  • Angela Diaz
  • Nealia L. Khan
  • Pamela Sternfels
  • Jeffery J. Sevigny
  • Asher Shamam
  • Alfredo Morbia
  • p. 351
  • Desiree C. Michaels
  • Barun Mathema
  • Shuaib Kauchali
  • Commentary on the paper by Zhang et al. - interaction and evolution in epidemiology/
  • Kenneth J. Rothman
  • p. 363
  • Commentary on the paper by Zhang et al. - lack of evolution of epidemiologic "methods and concepts"/
  • Olli S. Miettinen
  • p. 365
Control code
ocm55534998
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 405 p.
Isbn
9783764368180
Lccn
2004052802
Other physical details
ill.

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