The journal publishes a broad range of original research on epidemiology as it relates to human health and seeks to promote communication among those engaged in the field of epidemiologic research and those who rely on epidemiologic findings the first and corresponding author(s) of any article. It is not an easy task to perform and report a good study or review, and therefore quite a number of papers have been published on presenting and explaining guidelines on how to optimally do this in line with this topic, it is also useful to pay attention to the craft of writing a scientific paper in general indeed, even if a study. Particular emphasis is given to the epidemiology, prevention and control of infectious diseases the field covered is broad and includes the zoonoses, tropical infections, food hygiene, vaccine studies, statistics and the clinical, social and public-health aspects of infectious disease papers covering microbiology and. Abstract: we use a popular fictional disease, zombies, in order to introduce techniques used in modern epidemiology modelling, and ideas and techniques used in the numerical study of critical phenomena we consider variants of zombie models, from fully connected continuous time dynamics to a full.
Research papers published by members of staff at the mrc epidemiology unit are listed below you can also search our publications through the university of cambridge apollo repository all of apollo: wwwrepositorycamacuk school of clinical medicine on apollo: wwwrepositorycamacuk/handle/1810/34581. Nber working paper no 7037 issued in march 1999 nber program(s):health care infectious disease is currently the main cause of mortality in the world and has been even more important historically this paper reviews recent research in economic epidemiology specifically, it discusses the occurrence of infectious. This paper analyses the situation in countries comprising the who south-east asia region with respect to water supply and sanitation services, hygiene and the epidemiology of related infectious diseases recently, published data from the who/unicef global water supply and sanitation assessment 2000 report was.
Douglas wiebe wins epidemiology journal's best paper award cited for study of triggers and patterns of philadelphia street violence date: jun, 2017 perelman medical school associate professor of epidemiology and ldi senior fellow douglas wiebe's study mapping philadelphia routes to weapons violence has. Earlier this year an editorial explained what elife editors look for in a paper: 'for us, the ideal elife paper presents an accurate description of data that makes others in the field think differently and moves the field forward' (malhotra and marder, 2015) here we outline how this applies to papers in.
This journal is an international, open access, peer-reviewed journal that publishes recent developments in the field of epidemiology the journal will consider a) upon receipt of paper submission, the editor sends an e-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days if you fail to. Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at preprint/7150, first published dec 14, 2016 the difficulty in obtaining global, fine-grained autism epidemiological data hinders researchers from quickly and efficiently studying large-scale correlations among asd, environmental factors, and.
Abstract in an effort to inform the ongoing discussion about the purpose, purview, theoretical orientation, and viability of epidemiology, this paper considers the contemporary epistemological foundations of the discipline by analyzing article citations two principal questions are the following: 1) what. Following five years of international research, the ifamily study is delighted to announce the publication of its signature scientific paper in the influential international journal of epidemiology (ije) the paper, which focuses on the unique scale of the cohort of children involved in the project as well as its. Epidemiology paper session symposia date: friday, may 4, 2018 time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm track: research location: asia 4 cme/ce: 10 sponsored by the research committee learning objectives: (1) discuss new and original geriatrics research (2) describe an emerging concept or new scientific focus in aging.
Founded in 1985, the european journal of epidemiology is a forum on the epidemiology of communicable and non-communicable diseases and their control the results of epidemiologic studies are essential arguments for action in the. The jess kraus award is given each year to the author(s) of the best paper published in injury epidemiology, selected by the editorial board according to novelty, simplicity, clarity and potential impact on population health the winner receives a commemorative plaque and is invited by the editorial office to present a special. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the creative commons attribution license, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited funding: this study was partially supported by nih/niaid grant u19.
The foundations of epidemiology is an introductory level text intended for a broad range of courses in epidemiology, including those in medical schools, schools of public health, dental schools, schools of nursing, and other professional schools minimal familiarity with statistics is assumed in the book, although the text is. An international, peer-reviewed, open access journal focusing on disease and drug epidemiology, identification of risk factors and screening procedures to develop optimal preventative initiatives and programs. Blog: the editors' notepad the editors' notepad from the editors of epidemiology the goal of this blog is to help epidemiology authors produce papers that clearly and effectively communicate their science latest entry: 2/5/2018 on abstracts. Med teach 2003 may25(3):287-90 paper critique as an educational method in epidemiology alexander n(1) author information: (1)department of infectious and tropicsl diseases, london school of hygiene and tropical medicine, uk [email protected] a common method in the teaching of epidemiology at.