Dissociation

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    Geography
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    High School
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Dissociation

Health research has taken a unique trend with the technological advancement being embraced in exploring the epidemiological aspects being experienced in the society. For example, Geographic Information system (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) is the product of the technological advancement through which health research has incorporated in its practices to understand best the geographic based healthcare being[ CITATION Auc12 l 1033 ]. The technological research systems and the societal epidemics stand out as two distinct aspects that best define the societal healthcare being. Exploring the computerized methodological methods, (Auchincloss, Gebreab, and Mair) examines how personal computer products have improved the health research with the medical researchers being able to provide substantive and accurate information regarding the health epidemics.

The computerized research methods have proved beneficial in the research of the Vector bone diseases (VBD), the epidemics that have for long affected West Africa and the global society. [ CITATION Rat12 l 1033 ]
Discusses the VBDs such as malaria, Lymphatic filariasis, Rift Valley fever, Dengue, Yellow fever, Chikungunya fever, Rift Valley fever. With the mosquitoes being the core vector for these VBDs, The connection between them is explored to determine their prevalence, location-based occurrence and their implication in the African society[ CITATION Rat12 l 1033 ]. Employing data from different databases such as the PubMed enable the health research to portray its efficient being, almost accurate in exploring the statistical occurrences of the VBDs[ CITATION Rob11 l 1033 ]. These epidemiological methods allow the medical researchers establish the most prevalent locations such as Nigeria, Niger, and Ghana among other West Africa nations.

With the VBDs becoming a great threat to the health wellbeing of the society, Kraemer et al. outlines
Dengue and chikungunya as major VBDs that have greatly affected the West African society with its geographical spread and burden to the victims standing out[ CITATION Kir13 l 1033 ]. Through research, the technological examinations allow the medical practitioners establish prompt measures to help protect the society form the adversities posed by the VBDs. These establishments allow the establishment of the geographic prone areas and defining spatial limits of transmission as a remedy to protecting the global society from infection. It is therefore only through the epidemic research methods that the global society shall be able to cope and manage the implications of the VBDs viruses[ CITATION Kra15 l 1033 ].

Work Cited

Auchincloss, Amy H., et al. «A Review of Spatial Methods in Epidemiology, 2000–2010.» Annu Rev Public Health. April 2012: 107-222.

Kraemer, Moritz UG, et al. «The global distribution of the arbovirus vectors Aedes aegypti and Ae. Alb op ictus.» E-life Sciences 1 June 2015.

Macha, Kiran and Dr. John P. McDonough. Epidemiology for Advanced Nursing Practice. United States: Jones and Barlett, 2013.

Romanov, Pavel, Oleg Mediannikov, and Didier Raoult. «Vectorborne diseases in West Africa: geographic distribution and geospatial characteristics.» Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2012.

Robert Newell, Philip Burnard. Research for Evidence-Based Practice in Healthcare. New York: John Willey and Sons, 2013.