Please assist with midterm. 2.5 hrs left.
Question 1 (3 points)
Which of the following are unmodifiable risk factors?
Question 2 (3 points)
A(n) _________ disease is one that occurs regularly in a population as a matter of course.
Question 3 (3 points)
What is the best definition of an observational study where the investigator hypothesizes disease risk factors and then observes the natural course of events, takes note of who is exposed or unexposed and who has or has not developed the disease, and reports the findings for the observed population?
Question 4 (3 points)
A epidemiological research project using quantitative statistics to describe morbidity in terms of person, time, and place is best described as a(n) __________.
Question 5 (3 points)
Multiple cases of a disease that is unexpected to the time and place is considered a(n) __________.
Question 6 (3 points)
Which would be considered a barrier for health education in schools?
Question 7 (3 points)
A study that seeks to compare those diagnosed with a disease with those who do not have the disease for prior exposure to specific risk factors is a(n) __________.
Question 8 (3 points)
Community health officials have identified an outbreak of Legionellosis. This is considered a(n) __________.
Question 9 (3 points)
The diseases Shigellosis, Group A Streptococcal disease, and Pneumococcal disease are best described as __________.
Question 10 (3 points)
Which of the following statements is true?
Question 11 (3 points)
The communicable disease susceptibility of the host and the capability of an agent to cause disease are best described as __________.
Question 12 (3 points)
Which of the following is false about epidemiology case rates?
Question 13 (3 points)
Mammography screening exam for breast cancer of a patient that is not yet diagnosed, but is at risk for the disease is an example of __________.
Question 14 (3 points)
The American Red Cross is best classified as a __________.
Question 15 (3 points)
“Collective actions” that a society takes to ensure that the conditions are in place for healthy populations is best known as __________.
Question 16 (20 points)
What are at least two federal agencies that are not part of the Department of Health and Human Services that contribute to the betterment of our nation’s health, and explain how they do this? Contrast and provide the key responsibility for at least two operating divisions of the Department of Health and Human Services.
Question 17 (20 points)
Explain the steps of “Cultural Competency Continuum,” what they are and how it is used? Why has CLAS been an important set of standards for healthcare and public health?
Question 18 (20 points)
What does maternal, infant, and child health encompass? Provide five examples of prevention measures for reducing maternal and infant mortality.
Question 19 (20 points)
Provide a definition and the origin of the YRBSS. Provide at least three specific examples of behaviors related to unintentional injuries of high school students that are assessed as part of the YRBSS.
Question 20 (20 points)
Describe how at least four maternal and child health programs help the Maternal and Child Health Bureau accomplish its mission. Name at least four services offered by many family planning clinics.