Primary prevention/Related Articles

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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Primary prevention.
See also changes related to Primary prevention, or pages that link to Primary prevention or to this page or whose text contains "Primary prevention".

Parent topics

  • Healthcare economics [r]: Economic and political considerations of resource use in health care, including funding, allocation and rationing [e]

Subtopics

  • Blood pressure [r]: Pressure of the blood on the arteries and other blood vessels. [e]
  • Cholesterol [r]: Principal sterol of all higher animals. [e]
  • Mass screening [r]: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease. [e]
  • Mammography [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Prostate specific antigen [r]: A protease secreted by the epithelial cells of the prostate gland, elevated in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia and prostate cancer. [e]
  • Vaccination [r]: A preventative health measure that can confer immunity to an infectious disease, without requiring that the vaccinated individual actually contract the disease. [e]
  • Folic acid [r]: Nutrient required for a normal pregnancy. [e]
  • Aspirin [r]: Common analgesic used for treating mild to moderate pain; protective against blood clots and heart disease when administered indefinitely in low doses [e]

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