Cardio vascular disease
See the attached example of the map and presentation case study. Here you will list and map the causes of
the assigned public health problem (cardio vascular disease in this case) in the article by considering the
following. You will categorize the causes according to the worksheet as direct and indirect, and as risk and
protective factors. Weigh the factors and determine which ones are the primary factors. It is possible some of
the factors may not fall in the categories listed below.
Genetic or biological factors
Behaviors (e.g., life style and food choices)
Factors in the physical environment (e.g., a lack of transportation, pollution, occupational environment)
Factors in the social environment (e.g., social support, or policy, government program)
b. Submit SWOT (Links to an external site.) analysis of the problem which may address the following:
How relevant is the problem that concerns public health?
Where does the problem fit in public health priorities?
What knowledge is available to ameliorate the problem, and do you have access to that information?
What is the state of relevant technology, medication, research?
Does public health initiatives have the human, technical and financial resources to address the problem?
What activities can you do in-house, (e.g., advocacy, education, research or campaigning)?
What work is already underway to address the problem, and who is doing that work?
What gaps exist?
What political support and resistance surrounds the problem?
What organizations or activities affect the problem indirectly?
Are there ethical concerns associated with any of the possible interventions?
Please use the following template attached to submit the assignment II.
See link for case study presentation for the example: https://spectrum.diabetesjournals.org/content/29/1/50
SWOT information: https://www.cdc.gov/healthcommunication/cdcynergy/appendix.html#E