What is preventative health?
Routine health care that includes
-Patient counseling and education
What are the three domains of preventative health?
What is primary preventative health?
PREVENT the illness and disease
What is secondary preventative health?
Detects EARLY DISEASE when it is ASYMPTOMATIC and when treatment can stop it from progressing
What is tertiary preventative health?
Define optimal management of disease once it occurs
Why do we care about preventative health care?
Diminish disability in disease
Maintain or improve quality of life
What are some resources available that outline recommendations for preventative health care?
U.S. Preventitive Services Task Force ***
***Be familiar wth the names, but tyler stressed USPSTF and health.gov. Specifically, health.gov is very patient friendly.
What are some examples of JOURNALS that are utilized in preventative medicine guidelines?
American journal of preventative medicine
What is the common grading criteria of preventative health recommendations?
Grading system [ABCDI}
A/B = Recommend service to patient, high certainty of net benefit
C = Selected patients may see benefit
D = AGAINST service
I = Insufficient evidence
There will probably be a question asking about the grading value of colorectal cancer. What is it?
What are the three major barriers to preventative health care?
What are two examples of major preventative health set of guidelines used in children?
Growth and development
What are 4 examples of preventative health guidelines used in adolescent health?
What are the top (3) causes of death in kenya?
2. Lower respiratory infections
3. Diarrheal diseases
What are the top (2) leading causes of death in the united states?
What are the primary global health targets?
Safe enviornmental resources: water
Vaccines and immunizations