IHP 330 Module Four Worksheet.docx

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IHP 330 Module Four Worksheet Levels of Disease Prevention Prevention in epidemiology includes a wide range of activities known as interventions that are aimed at reducing risks or threats to health. The three categories of prevention include primary, secondary, and tertiary. This worksheet will allow you to practice defining and providing examples for the different levels. Part 1 Define the three levels of disease prevention. 1. Primary: Effort to prevent a disease or disorders before it happens. 2. Secondary: Activates aimed at health screening and early detection to improve the like hood of cure and reduce the chance of disability or death. 3. Tertiary: Efforts to limit disability by providing rehabilitation where disease, injury, or a disorder has
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  • Fall '16
  • Epidemiology, Preventive medicine, categories of prevention

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