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HPR 3765 / 5765: Epidemiology

Introduction

This guide provides books, ebooks, and web resources selected by the Health Studies librarian. These are intended as starting points for your paper project.

If you need assistance finding more items, please contact Stacey Knight-Davis at slknight@eiu.edu.

Articles

Search for Articles - Various EBSCO databases
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Search for Articles in PubMed

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Epidimiology Data and General Information

Data Sources

Medical Conditions and Diseases - Encyclopedias

Epidemiology Books and Ebooks

Clostridium difficile / Clostridioides difficile

Burden of Clostridium difficile Infection in the United States
Fernanda C. Lessa, M.D., M.P.H., Yi Mu, Ph.D., Wendy M. Bamberg, M.D., Zintars G. Beldavs, M.S., Ghinwa K. Dumyati, M.D., John R. Dunn, D.V.M., Ph.D., Monica M. Farley, M.D., Stacy M. Holzbauer, D.V.M., M.P.H., James I. Meek, M.P.H., Erin C. Phipps, D.V.M., M.P.H., Lucy E. Wilson, M.D., Lisa G. Winston, M.D., Jessica A. Cohen, M.P.H., Brandi M. Limbago, Ph.D., Scott K. Fridkin, M.D., Dale N. Gerding, M.D., and L. Clifford McDonald, M.D.
New England Journal of Medicine 2015; 372:825-834. February 26, 2015




Clostridium difficile Infection from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Includes prevention, tracking, guidelines, and more






Has an Alternative to Table Sugar Contributed to the C. Diff. Epidemic?
Collins, Francis
NIH Director's Blog;



Conjunctivitis

Allergic conjunctivitis, EyeWiki  from the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Bacterial conjunctivitis, EyeWiki  from the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Conjunctivitis, EyeWiki  from the American Academy of Ophthalmology

 

Diabetes, Type I

National Diabetes Statistics Report is a periodic publication of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that provides updated statistics about diabetes in the United States for a scientific audience. It includes information on prevalence and incidence of diabetes, prediabetes, risk factors for complications, acute and long-term complications, deaths, and costs. These data can help focus efforts to prevent and control diabetes across the United States.

Diabetes, Type 2

Diabetes Data and Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Diabetes State Burden Toolkit from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

 

Ebola

Ebola Virus Disease from the World Health Organization
 

Epilepsy

Epilepsy Data and Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

 

Firearm Violence

Firearm Mortality by State - State of the States from the Centers for Disease Control

Gun Violence Archive
Online archive of gun violence incidents collected from over 2,500 media, law enforcement, government and commercial sources daily in an effort to provide  near-real time data about the results of gun violence. GVA in an independent data collection and research group with no affiliation with any advocacy organization.

Injury Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control

Glioblastoma

The Epidemiology of Glioma in Adults: A "State of the Science" Review.
Quinn T. Ostrom, Luc Bauchet, Faith G. Davis, Isabelle Deltour, James L. Fisher, Chelsea Eastman Langer, Melike Pekmezci, Judith A. Schwartzbaum, Michelle C. Turner, Kyle M. Walsh, Margaret R. Wrensch, and Jill S. Barnholtz-Sloan
Neuro-Oncolcology 2014 Jul 16(7): 896–913.

Hand Foot and Mouth Disease

A Guide to clinical management and public health response for hand, foot and mouth disease
World Health Organization

Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD): emerging epidemiology and the need for a vaccine strategy
S. AswathyrajG. ArunkumarE. K. AlidjinouD. Hober
Medical Microbiology and Immunology October 2016, Volume 205, Issue 5, pp 397–407

Histoplasmosis

Epidemiology of Histoplasmosis Outbreaks, United States, 1938–2013
Kaitlin Benedict and Rajal K. Mody
Emerging Infectious Diseases 2016 Mar; 22(3): 370–378.

Histoplasmosis Statistics - Fungal Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Lyme Disease

Lyme Disease Data and Statistics - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Norovirus

Opioid Abuse

Salmonella

Seasonal Influenza

Sports Related Consussions

Stroke

Stroke Maps and Data Sources - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Suicide

National Suicide Statistics - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis Data and Statistics - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

West Nile Virus

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