Module 6 Flashcards Preview

HS 200 > Module 6 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Module 6 Deck (6)
Loading flashcards...
1

Many Determinants of Health + ____ = ____

Processes of Change = Pop'n Health status indicators

2

Processes of change?

over the life course and space
(voluntarism, citizen engagement)

3

Popn Health Status Indicators

positive, negative, health disparities/inequalities b/w popn groups

(+) wellbeing (life satisfaction measures)
(-) morbidity, mortality

4

Morbidity

number of new cases (rates of incidence) and total number of cases (prevalence) of particular diseases in particular popns at particular point of time

5

Mortality

ratio of deaths to live popn in specified area during specified period of time (often broken down by cause of death + popn characteristics(age))

6

Major Finding of Lemstra & Neudorf Study : Health Disp. In Saskatoon

Aboriginal Status was less important in explaining illness rates and doc visits than poverty associated with being aboriginal