A data item that refers to the number of individuals with a given disease at a given point in time divided by the population at risk at a specified point in time or over a specified period of time.

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alternative term

prevalence

definition source

WEB: http://www.uptodate.com/contents/glossary-of-common-biostatistical-and-epidemiological-terms

WEB: http://health.mo.gov/training/epi/PrevalenceRates.html

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