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dc.contributor.author Matheson, Kelly
dc.date.accessioned 2008-12-13T02:39:25Z
dc.date.available 2008-12-13T02:39:25Z
dc.date.issued 2008
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10214/1838
dc.description.abstract Incidence refers to the calculated risk of acquiring a new state (e.g. becoming sick) within a certain timeframe, which is best represented as a rate with a denominator. Prevalence refers to a sum of instances of a particular disease within the given population at a certain point in time.
dc.language.iso en en
dc.subject prevalence en_US
dc.subject incidence en_US
dc.subject rate en_US
dc.subject epidemiology en_US
dc.title About Incidence and Prevalence en
dc.type Learning Object en
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