Module 2 – SLP
MEASURES OF MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY (USES OF EPIDEMIOLOGY)
Write an essay in which you do the following:
- Define and differentiate between morbidity and mortality rates of a population. Why are these rates important? Please explain your response and give an example of each.
- Describe the differences in the leading causes of mortality in the United States and in a developing country of your choice (for the year 2010–2014).
Be sure to support your opinion with evidence from the literature.
Length: 2–3 pages, excluding title page and references.
SLP Assignment Expectations
Assessment and Grading: Your paper will be assessed based on the performance assessment rubric that is linked within the course. Review it before you begin working on the assignment.
Your work should also follow these Assignment Expectations.