Epidemiology 5th edition, (PDF) by award-winning educator and epidemiologist Leon Gordis, is a best-selling introduction to this complex science. Professor Gordis leverages his vast experience teaching this subject in the classroom to introduce the basic principles and concepts of epidemiology in a clear and uniquely memorable way. He guides you from an explanation of the epidemiologic approach to disease and intervention, through the use of epidemiologic principles to identify the causes of disease, to a discussion of how epidemiology should be used to improve public policy and evaluation. It’s your best choice for an accessible, yet rich understanding of epidemiology!
- Gain a solid foundation of basic epidemiologic principles as well as practical applications in clinical practice and public health.
- Visualize concepts vividly through abundant graphs, full-color figures, and charts.
- Master the latest nuances in epidemiology thanks to a wealth of new and updated examples, illustrations, and epidemiologic data.
- Check your understanding of essential information with 120 multiple-choice epidemiology self-assessment questions.