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evidence-based public health


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Application of best available evidence in setting public health policies and priorities. The evidence comes from official vital and health statistics and from peer-reviewed publications in epidemiology, sociology, economics, and other relevant disciplines. Evidence-based public health is an approach that makes informed, explicit use of validated studies to arrive at judicious decisions on public health policies and best practices.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.


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