Needs to be at least 500 words with at least 2 scholarly articles within the past 5 years.
Week 2: Epidemiologic Measurement in Population Health Outcomes
The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR (Links to an external site.)) is an epidemiological report published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This weekly report contains data on specific diseases as reported by state and regional health departments, as well as recommendations that have been issued by the CDC. Access the MMWR (Links to an external site.) and select a report pertaining to one of the eight national practice problems to address the following.
· Describe the epidemiologic principles and measures used to address the practice problem.
· Discuss the use of descriptive and/or analytic epidemiology to address the practice problem.
· Recommend additional measures required to integrate proposed changes into practice.
· Share your professional experience related to the topic.