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  1. Epidemiology : An essential science for speech-language pathology and audiology.

    Article - En anglais

    This article introduces epidemiology as a health science that is essential as a complement to the basic laboratory and clinical sciences in speech-language pathology and audiology.

    A contemporary definition of epidemiology is presented.

    Principles of epidemiology, including causal criteria, and use and misuse of concepts such as incidence, prevalence, and risk are elaborated from the perspective of practitioners and researchers in human communication sciences and disorders.

    The ubiquity of epidemiologic data in the news media illustrates the complexities of data interpretation.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Trouble langage, Trouble communication, Recherche scientifique, Méthodologie, Epidémiologie, Incidence, Prévalence, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Language disorder, Communication disorder, Scientific research, Methodology, Epidemiology, Incidence, Prevalence, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 97-0397913

    Code Inist : 002B18C03. Création : 12/09/1997.