Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key


Play button


Play button




Click to flip

7 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
how to determine prevalence
# of cases in a pop
________________ x 10(n)
# of people in a pop
how to determine CRM (crude mortality rate)
# of deaths in a pop/year
# of people in a pop
how to determine incidence of disease
# of new cases/year
# people in @ risk population
how to determine cause specific mortality (CSMR)
# deaths due to specific cause
# susceptible people in a pop
how to determine proportionate mortality rate (PMR)
# of deaths from a particular cause
total deaths
how to determine case fatality rate
P or I

use P for chronic
use I for acute

CSMR= # of deaths due to disease
# susceptible people

P = # cases in a population
# of people

I= # new cases
# people @ risk
how to determine average duration of disease

P= # cases
# people

I= # new cases
# people at risk