Describe how the Use of Epidemiological Data to Influence Change in Health Practices
Describe how epidemiological data influences changes in health practices. Provide an example and explain what data would be necessary to make a change in practice.
APA format, 350 word limit.
Epidemiological data is essential in health practices. Health practices and its quality aspects depend heavily on evidence; evidence-based health practices in the trend of contemporary society, and epidemiological data is evidence (Jenicek, 1997). In this regard, epidemiological data can influence changes in health practices in an array of ways.