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Chronic disease modelling

Kenneth G. Manton

Chronic disease modelling

measurement and evaluation of the risks of chronic disease processes

by Kenneth G. Manton

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Published by Charles Griffin & Co., Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chronic diseases -- Epidemiology -- Statistical methods.,
  • Chronic Disease.,
  • Epidemiologic Methods.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKenneth G. Manton, Eric Stallard.
    SeriesMathematics in medicine ;, no. 2
    ContributionsStallard, Eric.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA644.5 .M36 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 279 p. :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2270381M
    ISBN 100852642865, 0195206177
    LC Control Number89158178
    OCLC/WorldCa17838574

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      Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is an invariably fatal transmissible spongiform encephalopathy of white-tailed deer, mule deer, elk, and moose. Despite a % fatality rate, areas of high prevalence, and increasingly expanding geographic endemic areas, little is known about the population-level effects of CWD in deer. To investigate these effects, we tested the null hypothesis . Objective. The current literature suggests that more intensive blood pressure (BP) treatment is clinically more effective than less intensive treatment in patients at high risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD). In this analysis, we evaluated the potential clinical benefit and cost-effectiveness of more intensive BP treatment in patients at high risk of developing CVD over their lifetimes.

    Food Modelling System – “A modelling system to inform the revision of the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating” TheFood Modelling System12updates the information provided in the Core Food Groups ()It describes a range of computer-generated diets that translate key recommended dietary intakes included in the NHMRC. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a type of obstructive lung disease characterized by long-term breathing problems and poor airflow. The main symptoms include shortness of breath and cough with sputum production. COPD is a progressive disease, meaning it typically worsens over time. Eventually, everyday activities such as walking or getting dressed become difficult.


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