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Epidemiological methods in life course research

Epidemiological methods in life course research

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epidemiology -- Longitudinal studies,
  • Life cycle, Human -- Health aspects,
  • Lifestyles -- Health aspects,
  • Life change events -- Health aspects,
  • Epidemiologic Methods,
  • Data Interpretation, Statistical,
  • Models, Statistical,
  • Risk Assessment

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Andrew Pickles, Barbara Maughan, Michael Wadsworth.
    GenreLongitudinal studies.
    SeriesLife course approach to adult health series
    ContributionsPickles, Andrew., Maughan, Barbara, 1946-, Wadsworth, Michael E. J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA652 .E64515 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17854049M
    ISBN 109780198528487
    LC Control Number2007009405

    In epidemiology, researchers use more advanced and complex statistical methods than colleagues who work with experimental data, often under more controlled conditions than can be achieved with the larger datasets and more “real-life” conditions required by observational data. An overview of models and methods for life course analysis An overview of models and methods for life course analysis Chapter: (p) Chapter 8 An overview of models and methods for life course analysis Source: Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research Author(s): Andrew Pickles Bianca De Stavola Publisher: Oxford University Press.

    Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research, Volume 1,, Andrew Pickles, Barbara Maughan, Michael Wadsworth, Oxford University Press, , , , pages. Life course epidemiology is concerned with the origins of risk, resilience, and the processes of ageing.   The life course approach is not unique to epidemiology but recently has gained much attention and popularity in epidemiologic research (e.g. Osler et al., ) and has been implemented in WHOs implication for policy and research on major non-communicable disease (Aboderin et al., ). It can be considered as an interdisciplinary framework.

      Epidemiological Research Methods will be of interest to students and research workers who need to learn and appreciate modern approaches to the subject. Without unnecessary emphasis on mathematics or theory, the book will enable the reader to gain a greater level of understanding of the underlying methods than is normally provided in books on. Lecture 1: Introduction to Epidemiology Outline Uses of Epidemiology I to determine, describe, and report on the natural course of disease, disability, injury, and death I to aid in the planning and development of health services and programs I to provide administrative and planning data 4/


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This book is concerned with design, measurement, and analysis of life course data. Study design chapters are concerned with models of the life course development of risk, the effect of individual differences, the study of genetic effects. The rapid development of life course epidemiology, in parallel with new work on developmental biology and the biology of ageing, has bought innovative and ingenious methods of data collection.

These require new methodological techniques for the design of observational and quasi-experimental studies of life course pathways to adult : $ Get this from a library. Epidemiological methods in life course research. [Andrew Pickles; Barbara Maughan; Michael E J Wadsworth;] -- Life course epidemiology is concerned with how factors from the early development period, alongside genetic and environmental influences, can shape the future health of a person.

This text explains. Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research Andrew Pickles, Barbara Maughan, and Michael Wadsworth A Life Course Approach to Adult Health. Presents a holistic, rather than disease specific, view of life course health assists the reader in thinking about what constitutes evidence for life course pathways and how to analyse it.

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It is designed to meet the needs of advanced students in the fields of Dentistry and Oral Health and dentists in the early stages of their career. The field of life course epidemiology has expanded rapidly since this book was first published. The purpose of this field is to study how biological and social factors during gestation, childhood, adolescence, and earlier adult life independently, cumulatively, and interactively influence later life health and disease.

Contributors to this edition capture the excitement of the developing field. You will be introduced to descriptive epidemiology, measures and comparisons of disease frequency, ecological studies, cross-sectional studies, prevalence studies, case-control studies, principles of screening, study design and questionnaires and qualitative research methods.

Learning Outcomes By the end of this module, you should be able to: 1. Calendar and Time Diary Methods in Life Course Research.

offers a road map to those who wish to use calendar and diary methods in their own research. The book is also a tool for examining issues related to these up-and-coming approaches to data collection. Finally, this text may serve as a helpful resource for readers who need to interpret.

This paper aims to examine how conceptual frameworks from life course epidemiology could enhance back pain research. Life course concepts can be divided into three categories.

Concept 1: patterns. Data sources included follow-up studies of early life health and of those exposed to early health risk. Now life course epidemiology uses new techniques in genetics and other life sciences to increase understanding of how disease risk is established and maintained, and how ageing takes place, increasingly using new data resources.

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Life course epidemiology, however, places additional emphasis on time elements, 5 including timing and a continuous sense of time (ie life-time). The purpose of this review is to illustrate the concepts and research application of life course epidemiology and to discuss the challenges that life course epidemiologists are facing and possible.

Persons interested in the burgeoning field of life-course epidemiology will benefit greatly from reading Epidemiological Methods in Life Course Research, the third volume in the Life Course Approach to Adult Health series from Oxford University the first two volumes in the series (1, 2) were more conceptual and disease-oriented, this one focuses more explicitly on study design.

This relatively new area of research is called life-course epidemiology. The life-course framework for investigating the aetiology and natural history of chronic disease proposes that advantages.

Calendar and Time Diary: Methods in Life Course Research is the first book to provide a road map to using both calendar and diary methods in research. An ide. In the epidemiological literature, studies are typically grouped into observational and experimental studies (Ahern and Leslie ; Pickles et al.

Observational. The majority of life course studies are observational studies (Pickles et al. ).As compared with experimental studies, in which exposures are randomly assigned to study participants, in observational designs, the.

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