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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Medicine

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 81 words.

1. The study of health and disease in the population of a specified community. The goal is to identify health

Community Trial

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online July 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 47 words.

An experiment in which the unit of allocation to receive a preventive, therapeutic or social intervention is an entire community

Community Diagnosis

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 92 words.

The process of appraising the health status of a community, including assembly of vital statistics and other health-related statistics and

Community Trial

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 51 words.

Experiment in which the unit of allocation to receive a preven-tive, therapeutic, or social intervention is an entire community or

Epistemic Communities

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 81 words.

1. Transnational networks of scientists and of other knowledge-based professionals. Scientific associations have features of epistemic communities; subgroups within them

Epistemic Communities

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online July 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 83 words.

1. Transnational networks of scientists and of other knowledge-based professionals. Scientific associations have features of epistemic communities; subgroups within

Community Diagnosis

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online July 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 63 words.

The process of appraising the health status of a community, including analysis of health-related statistics and information on health Determinants

Community Need Assessment

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 19 words.

A method of identifying the needs of the community so that corrective measures can be taken.

Community Need Assessment

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online July 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 19 words.

A method of identifying the needs of the community so that corrective measures can be taken.

Community Congregate Settings

Amra Uzicanin and Joanna Gaines.

in The CDC Field Epidemiology Manual

January 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Epidemiology. 3826 words.

Settings and patterns of human congregation are risk factors and determinants for infectious and other diseases in communities because they can modulate the scope and extent of spread...

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Body, Home, and Community

Mark E. Frisse and Karl E. Misulis.

in Essentials of Clinical Informatics

April 2019; p ublished online April 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Epidemiology. 815 words.

Sensors worn on the person (e.g., smartwatches), sensors in the home, and community-based resources are providing new data and connecting individuals in ways that promise to improve care....

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Community

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 39 words.

A group of individuals organized into a unit or manifesting some unifying trait or common interest; loosely, the locality or

Community

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online July 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 39 words.

A group of individuals organized into a unit or manifesting some unifying Trait or common interest; loosely, the locality or

Community-Oriented Primary Health Care

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online July 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 46 words.

Integration of Community medicine with the primary health care of individuals. The Primary health care practitioner or team is responsible

Community-Oriented Primary Health Care

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 43 words.

Integration of community medi-cine with the primary health care of individuals. The primary health care practitioner or team is responsible

Strengthening Communities and the Roles of Individuals in Building Community Life

Robert E. Aronson, Kay Lovelace, John W. Hatch and Tony L. Whitehead.

in Social Injustice and Public Health

August 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Epidemiology; Public Health. 9148 words.

Strengthening communities and the roles of individuals in building community life can help prevent disease and disability and expand resources for promoting social justice. This chapter...

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Community-Centered Health Homes: Bridging Health Care Services and Community Prevention

Leslie Mikkelsen, Rea Pañares and Larry Cohen.

in The Practical Playbook II

May 2019; p ublished online June 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health; Epidemiology. 3330 words.

This chapter looks at prevention and public health. Preventing illness and injury in the first place has the potential to be a powerful component of a country's strategy to improve...

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Community Health

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 5 words.

Community Medicine

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 67 words.

An interdisciplinary field that aims at dealing integrally with the preservation and restitution of Health, as well to prevent

Community Health

Edited by Miquel Porta.

in A Dictionary of Epidemiology

January 2014; p ublished online July 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Epidemiology. 5 words.