For each term below, first note how you would define the term. Then, click on the arrow to reveal the book’s definition.
The rates of death by any cause.
The study of epidemics; the study of patterns of disease, injury, and disability and their risk factors and causes; the science dealing with the incidence, distribution, and control of disease in a population.
Studies with designs that allow researchers to monitor changes in behavior across a relatively long period of time (i.e., years) in the same group of people.
Describes a chronic (long-term) pattern of inactivity.