Which type of study design is best suited for the

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3. Which type of study design is best suited for the investigation of a rare disease? A. Clinical trial B. Case-Control study C. Cross-sectional study D. Cohort study E. Ecologic study
4. The odds ratio is an appropriate estimation of the relative risk when:
5. An epidemiologic study was undertaken to determine the relationship between alcohol consumption and the occurrence of laryngeal cancer. Estimates of mean levels of per capita alcohol consumption in New York State and Illinois were compared to the incidence rates of laryngeal cancer in these two states during the same time frame. Incident cases of laryngeal cancer were identified from the state cancer registries. The incidence rates of laryngeal cancer were shown to increase with increasing per capita consumption of alcohol. What type of study was this?
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