prevention & control

Known as: preventive measures, preventive therapy, prophylaxis 
Used with disease headings for increasing human or animal resistance against disease (e.g., immunization), for control of transmission agents, for… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Estimating the burden of healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) compared to other communicable diseases is an ongoing… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
OBJECTIVES To provide updated estimates of Alzheimer disease (AD) dementia prevalence in the United States from 2010 through 2050… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
More than 20 years after the discovery of the hepatitis C virus (HCV), it is now well established that HCV is of global… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The knowledge that persistent human papillomavirus infection is the main cause of cervical cancer has resulted in the… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Since the introduction of the hepatitis B vaccine and other preventive measures, the worldwide prevalence of hepatitis B… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES 1) To reassess the prevalence of migraine in the United States; 2) to assess patterns of migraine treatment in the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Lifetime risk for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (CVD) has not previously been estimated, and the effect of… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
We studied the acquisition and transmission of Clostridium difficile infection prospectively on a general medical ward by… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
In 47 cases of verified ruptured saccular aneurysm, we investigated the relationship of the amount and distribution of… (More)
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
To assess the genetics of hyperlipidemia in coronary heart disease, family studies were carried out in 2520 relatives and spouses… (More)
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