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  • methods
  • Push methods - ways to get antibiotics or other forms of treatments to people's residences - are less common, yet may offer significant benefits in terms of social distancing, traffic control, and personal comfort during an emergency. (umn.edu)
  • We performed a cross-sectional study of the social contacts on given days for more than 5000 respondents in England, Scotland and Wales, through postal and online survey methods. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • Centers
  • Each year, more than 3,400 people drown in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and more than 1 in 5 fatal drowning victims are children younger than 14. (pjstar.com)
  • In 2013, for example, Congress cut the budget of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention by $1 billion. (milbank.org)
  • View recent biological hazard incidents via the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Website. (ed.gov)
  • There have been 314 confirmed measles cases in the United States in 2019, as of March 21, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (nytimes.com)
  • risk
  • Both cognitive constructs (e.g., perceived risk) and, to a lesser extent, social constructs (e.g., social norms) were identified in the included papers. (beds.ac.uk)
  • reduce
  • Closing of schools and child-care programs, coupled with programs to reduce out-of-school social contacts and community mixing. (medpagetoday.com)
  • dynamics
  • The disease dynamics arising from such forms of degree distributions have been the focus of a number of theoretical studies, with much emphasis on scale-free topologies [ 8 , 9 ]. (royalsocietypublishing.org)
  • Using statistically representative synthetic populations, FRED (A Framework for Reconstructing Epidemiological Dynamics) is a flexible system that can be used to model diverse situations, including infectious diseases, chronic conditions, demographic changes at the population level, and the effects of human behavior. (pitt.edu)
  • interaction
  • These data provide a good indicator for the level of social interaction, because time spent watching television generally increases with time spent at home. (biomedcentral.com)
  • transmission
  • because the network defines potential transmission routes, knowledge of its structure can be used as part of disease control. (hindawi.com)
  • psychological
  • On the other hand, the B.A. in Psychology degree program typically includes more humanities and social sciences courses and focuses on understanding psychological function as it plays out in human behavior and motivation, both individually and collectively. (thebestschools.org)
  • response
  • If health workers face inordinate risks in the workplace, they also are more likely to stay away from their posts, undermining the disease response. (milbank.org)
  • community
  • An online Bachelor's degree in Psychology is especially useful in the helping professions, paving the way to jobs in social services, human services, counseling, and community relations. (thebestschools.org)
  • Navigation
  • In their native environment salmon start life in fresh water, migrate out to sea and spend most of their life travelling huge distances, using their sophisticated navigation skills to return home to spawn. (safe.org.nz)