Study guide for Exam 2
Chapter 5 Lecture Outline
Sources of Data for Use in Epidemiology
1. Discuss criteria for the quality and utility of epidemiologic data:
c. completeness of population coverage
d. value and limitations
Assignment 1: EPI4070
Please briefly explain the following modern concepts of causality. For each, give an example.
(Maximum 2 pages)
Modern Concepts of Causality: 1964 Surgeon Generals Report and the Hill expanded list of criteria to
five criteria for ca
1. A screening examination was performed on 250 persons for Factor X, which is found in disease Y.
A definitive diagnosis for disease Y among the 250 persons had been obtained previously. The
results are charted below:
RESULTS OF DIAGNOSIS