[SOLVED] Predictive Value

Answer the following questions: 1. Define the following groups of terms: a. Primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention b. Prepathogenesis and pathogenesis 2. How does screening for disease align with the three levels of prevention – primary, secondary and tertiary? 3. Define the following terms that are related to screening tests: a. Reliability and validity b. Sensitivity and Specificity c. Predictive value (+) and predictive value (-) 4. What are the most appropriate applications of mass screening and selective screening? Give one example each of a mass screening test and a selective screening test. 5. How could screening performed in conjunction with disease surveillance contribute to the alleviation of work-related hazardous exposures? 6. What is meant by overdiagnosis? 7. Conduct a web search for “whole body scans”. They are CT scans of the entire body and are promoted as a method for early detection of abnormalities. Using your own ideas, construct a list of the advantages and disadvantages of whole body scans and reach a conclusion. To what extent are whole body scans related to the issue of overdiagnosis? 8. Why is newborn screening important for public health practice? Give examples of programs for newborn screening. 9. What is a method used for developmental screening? At what ages is developmental screening most relevant? 10. Calculate the specificity, sensitivity, predictive value (+), and predictive value (-) using the following data: Disease Present Disease Absent Screening Test (+) 59 12 Screening Test (-) 18 189 11. Describe methods of screening for each of the following conditions: • o Breast cancer o Colon cancer o Type 2 Diabetes o Elevated lipid levels o Hypertension o HIV o Genetic screening (BRCA gene) Instructions: • The assignment must answer all the questions. • This assignment will be checked for plagiarism by SafeAssign. It must have less than a 20% match in order to be graded

 

Struggling to find relevant content? Order a custom essay on
[SOLVED] Predictive Value
Let our experts save you the hassle
Order Now

Request assignment answer

Calculate the price
Make an order in advance and get the best price
Pages (550 words)
$0.00
*Price with a welcome 15% discount applied.
Pro tip: If you want to save more money and pay the lowest price, you need to set a more extended deadline.
We know how difficult it is to be a student these days. That's why our prices are one of the most affordable on the market, and there are no hidden fees.

Instead, we offer bonuses, discounts, and free services to make your experience outstanding.
How it works
Receive a 100% original paper that will pass Turnitin from a top essay writing service
step 1
Upload your instructions
Fill out the order form and provide paper details. You can even attach screenshots or add additional instructions later. If something is not clear or missing, the writer will contact you for clarification.
Pro service tips
How to get the most out of your experience with GPA Fix
One writer throughout the entire course
If you like the writer, you can hire them again. Just copy & paste their ID on the order form ("Preferred Writer's ID" field). This way, your vocabulary will be uniform, and the writer will be aware of your needs.
The same paper from different writers
You can order essay or any other work from two different writers to choose the best one or give another version to a friend. This can be done through the add-on "Same paper from another writer."
Copy of sources used by the writer
Our college essay writers work with ScienceDirect and other databases. They can send you articles or materials used in PDF or through screenshots. Just tick the "Copy of sources" field on the order form.
Testimonials
See why 20k+ students have chosen us as their sole writing assistance provider
Check out the latest reviews and opinions submitted by real customers worldwide and make an informed decision.
Strategic Management
Thanks for the help, really appreciate it
Customer 452821, June 26th, 2022
Accounting
Thanks for your support
Customer 452701, February 3rd, 2022
Social Work and Human Services
Thank You, Don!!! :)
Customer 452587, November 9th, 2021
Eng 099
I recveived a B on this paper but I'm not sure why.
Customer 452775, June 18th, 2022
English 101
I'm glad i came to you guys
Customer 452519, May 11th, 2021
Social Work and Human Services
Great Work!
Customer 452587, September 16th, 2021
Medicine
Great job! Thank you.
Customer 452707, May 29th, 2022
Nursing
Excellent PowerPoint! Thank you!
Customer 452707, June 29th, 2022
Medicine
Thank you for the great services
Customer 452635, April 24th, 2022
Criminal law
Thank You!
Customer 452465, January 29th, 2021
Philosophy
The paper is great. Will definitely use again.
Customer 452773, May 24th, 2022
English 101
thank you
Customer 452483, February 27th, 2021
11,595
Customer reviews in total
96%
Current satisfaction rate
3 pages
Average paper length
37%
Customers referred by a friend
OUR GIFT TO YOU
15% OFF your first order
Use a coupon FIRST15 and enjoy expert help with any task at the most affordable price.
Claim my 15% OFF Order in Chat