HED 547 Winter 2019 Practice for Exam 4.pdf - HED 547 Winter 2019 Practice Exam#4 This practice exam is provided so that students can get a feel for the

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HED 547 Winter 2019 Practice Exam #4 This practice exam is provided so that students can get a feel for the format of the questions that will be included on the actual exam. You are responsible for all material covered in the course up to the exam even if it is not included in this practice exam. The exam will also include multiple choice questions. 1 a. You are a new physician and have data on HbA1c for each of your 30 patients from the practice you have entered. The only additional data you have is the names of these patients. How would you build a model to predict the HbA1c your next new patient? (please answer in 1-2 sentences maximum) b. You find data on age for all your patients. How would you use this data to make a better prediction for your next new patient’s HbA1c? How will you know that your prediction is better than the prediction you made in part a? (be specific and answer this question in 3 to 5 sentences maximum) 2. The Health Department of Anytown USA has conducted a study and found that people who take aspirin have a lower odds of broken bones than those who do not take aspirin [Odds Ratio = 3.5 95%CI (1.5-5.5)]. Before sending the report out, a biostatistician looks at data collected from
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  • Winter '18
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