The measurement of the health status for a given population using a variety of indices, including morbidity, mortality, and available health resources.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
Based on known statistical data, the number of years which any person of a given age may reasonably expected to live.
The catabolic product of most of VITAMIN B 6; (PYRIDOXINE; PYRIDOXAL; and PYRIDOXAMINE) which is excreted in the urine.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of terminal, non-reducing beta-D-mannose residues in beta-D-mannosides. The enzyme plays a role in the lysosomal degradation of the N-glycosylprotein glycans. Defects in the lysosomal form of the enzyme in humans result in a buildup of mannoside intermediate metabolites and the disease BETA-MANNOSIDOSIS.
A plant genus in the family CAPRIFOLIACEAE. The common name derives from its traditional use for menstrual cramps. It is a source of viburnine, valerianic acid, vibsanin, and ursolic acid. Note that true cranberry is VACCINIUM MACROCARPON.
Software used to locate data or information stored in machine-readable form locally or at a distance such as an INTERNET site.
State of the body in relation to the consumption and utilization of nutrients.
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.
A species of MORGANELLA formerly classified as a Proteus species. It is found in the feces of humans, dogs, other mammals, and reptiles. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)
The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of women.
Human females as cultural, psychological, sociological, political, and economic entities.
A shaker subfamily that is prominently expressed in NEURONS and are necessary for high-frequency, repetitive firing of ACTION POTENTIALS.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
Chronic absence from work or other duty.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
Educational institutions.
A nursing specialty concerned with health and nursing care given to primary and secondary school students by a registered nurse.
Care which provides integrated, accessible health care services by clinicians who are accountable for addressing a large majority of personal health care needs, developing a sustained partnership with patients, and practicing in the context of family and community. (JAMA 1995;273(3):192)
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.