thera II test I primary and secondary prevention of disease

  1. primary prevention of disease
    avoid or delay the development of disease
  2. secondary prevention of disease
    reduce recurrent events or prevent mortality in patients with a disease
  3. relative risk
    ratio of likelihood of a disease developing
  4. absolute risk
    probability of developing the disease in a finite period (within the next 10 years)
  5. vitamin D dosing
    • 1. breast fed infants - 400 IU daily
    • 2. children & adults - 600 IU daily
    • 3. pts w/ osteo or previous fracture - 800 IU daily
    • 4. toxic dose 4000 IU daily (10,000 IU) --> hypercalcemia
  6. folic acid
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thera II test I primary and secondary prevention of disease
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thera II test I primary and secondary prevention of disease
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