Epidemiology principles

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Epidemiology principles

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 82%
Ease of Revision 5.7 / 10

Though metrics say this is difficult to revise, at least you can score from the definition of statistical parameters.

Question Pattern

This chapter has 2 distinct areas from which questions can come.

  • Different epidemiological parameters
  • Transmission & Incubation period of common diseases

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Odds Ratio
  • Incidence and Prevalence
  • Different Epidemiological Study Designs
  • Mortality and morbidity indicators
  • Transmission of Vector-Borne Diseases
  • Modes of Transmission of common Communicable Diseases

Suggested Revision

  • Incubation period for Selected Diseases
  • Definition of terms like endemic
  • Morbidity & Mortality Measurements in Epidemiology
  • Rate, Ratio and Proportion

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