Analytic Epidemiology

Analytic epidemiology is all about looking at risk factors for specific diseases. We have measures such as relative risk, odds ratio, population attributable risk etc. Select a disease that interests you and evaluate 3 to 4 primary peer-reviewed articles or meta-analyses on the disease.
Then write a 1-page paper where you, Report back on what the measures of association are for this disease you chosen. Do articles report different values for the same exposure? Why might this be?



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