write essay on Injury Asthma Diabetes Cardiovascular disease
Each student will select an area of interest from the list below:
- Cardiovascular disease
(a) Introduce your selected topic and describe its prevalence in the Australian population with specific reference to your age and gender.
(b) Summarise, using appropriate published statistics or other references, the burden the chosen risk factor has on our society. This will be in terms of mortality, morbidity, disability and costs (if known).
(c) Explain two (2) factors, which have been shown to contribute to the issue. For example: speeding is a significant contributor to motor vehicle injuries.
(c) Describe the impact your topic has on paramedics. For example: the impact of traumatic injury on the paramedics workload and also personally.
(d) Identify national & international recommendations related to this risk factor.