Hsa 535 Midterm Essay

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Question 1
5 out of 5 points | | | The normal occurrence of a disease or condition common to persons within a localized area is known as a(n) ____.Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | endemic | Correct Answer: | endemic | | | | |
Question 2
5 out of 5 points | | | A disease or condition that affects a greater than expected (normal) number of individuals within a population, community, or region at the same time is referred to as an ____.Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | epidemic | Correct Answer: | epidemic | | | | |
Question 3
0 out of 5 points | | | HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is currently a ____.Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | modifiable risk
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Because the disease is already present, this is an example of ____ prevention.Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | secondary | Correct Answer: | secondary | | | | |
Question 10
5 out of 5 points | | | A test given to people who have no symptoms to check for the presence of a particular disease is known as a ____.Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | screening test | Correct Answer: | screening test | | | | |
Question 11
5 out of 5 points | | | Risk factors or exposures that we think might affect the outcome are known as ____.Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | independent variables | Correct Answer: | independent variables | | | | |
Question 12
5 out of 5 points | | | The modern epidemiologic triangle includes groups of populations, causative factors, and ____.Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | risk factors | Correct Answer: | risk factors | | | | |
Question 13
5 out of 5 points | | | The aspect of consistency means that ____.Answer | | | | | Selected Answer: | the association is consistent when results…

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