Epidemiology 2

Epidemiology 2 - may or may not be related to the original...

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Cross sectional study – a study at a point in time Correlation does not mean causation Snapshot No cause and effect Ecologic studies Obesity rate started to rise with the availabaility of low-cost fat Looks at group data Data about a specific factor of interest -> AKA the exposire for the entire group Data about an outcome for the entire group
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Unformatted text preview: may or may not be related to the original exposure Case-control studies Cohort studies – highest level of research Framingham Clinical studies Meta Analysis Population must be educated Systematic studies Read 1 more article about obesity 2 field trips...
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