Learning outcomes of the course unit
Provide students with knowledge about the most important risk factors related to life style, the methods for their identification and evaluation of preventive measures.
Course contents summary
Definition of health, risk factor, life style.
Definition of prevention of diseases, health education and health promotion.
Epidemiological studies for identifying risk factors and for evaluating preventive measures.
Signorelli C. Igiene, Epidemiologia, Sanità Pubblica. Roma: SEU, 2008.
Pasquarella C, Saccani E, Signorelli C. Igiene delle attività sportive. Parma: Santa Croce, 2004.
WHO and UE Documents.