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Proportion of existing cases of a disease at a certain point in time

Prevalence

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Frequency of new cases of a disease developing at a certain point in time

Incidence

2

True positives of a screening test

Sensitivity

3

True negatives of a screening test

Specificity

4

Sensitivity and specificity are a measure of what screening instrument?

Validity

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The test measures what it says it measures

Validity

6

The test is consistent in its results

Reliability

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Having restaurants close to a community is part of which of Gordon't functional health patterns?

Metabolic

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Exposure of a community to pollutants is part of which of Gordon's functional health patterns?

Elimination

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The rhythm of out-of-towners, airports, etc., are part of which of Gordon's functional health patterns?

Sleep/Rest Patterns

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What kinds of populations can concept maps be done for?

People, families, and communities

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When doing a community assessment, who do you have to develop a relationship with?

The key stake holders in the community

12

What is the 3rd leading cause of death in the United States?

Medication Errors

13

What does TORCH stand for?

Toxoplasmosis, other, Rubella, CMV, and Herpes

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People have spirits, emotions, and relationships in addition to physical health

Holism

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Why are randomized control trials not done for Therapeutic Touch?

No time range, No blind trial, Can't do identical procedures

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Name hot diseases

Hypertension, diabetes, constipation, diarrhea, fever, pregnancy, ulcers, and rashes

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Name cold diseases

Arthritis, a cold, indigestion, menstrual cramps, stomach aches, muscle spasms, and asthma

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How much caffeine is too much during pregnancy?

More than 300mg/day

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Environmental agents that cause spontaneous abortions or congenital defects

Teratogens

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Name some teratogens

Alcohol, smoking drugs/chemical agents, infections, maternal nutrition and health

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What prenatal vitamins should women take?

Folic Acid