H 100 Final

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H 100 Final
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  1. The patient in medicine is the individual person, while the patient in public health is
    the entire community
  2. Which clinical activity is most likely to have the greatest public health impact
    1. surgical interventions to halt the oread of lung cancer?
    2. Early detection and effective primary care management of childhood asthma?
    3. Expanding healthcare coverage for dialysis patients with endstage renal disease?
    4. Hospice care for patients with terminal condition
    2. Early detection and effective primary care management of childhood asthma
  3. A disaster is defined by...
    1. the need for outside assistance
    2. the type of hazard- such as an earthquake, terrorist attack, tsunami
    3. what types of resources are needed to respond
    4. The number of people affected
    1. the need for outside assistance
  4. According to "Mission Creep at the LA Fire Department," the primary reason that
    emergency medical services (EMS) response times are longer in Los Angeles these days
    is...
    an increase in EMS calls for conditions that are not immediately life threatening
  5. According to the article "Mobile paramedic program to begin in Redmond," a primary

    goal of the Redmond community paramedic program is to...
    expand the role of paramedics to include home visits and non-emergency referrals.
  6. Which statement best characterizes public health? Public health...
    1. "has largely been made less relevant by advances in medicine." 
    2. "concentrates on providing preventative and clinical care to the public particularly those who cannot afford healthcare."
    3. involves preventing disease and promoting health through organized collective efforts
    involves preventing disease and promoting health through organized collective efforts

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