Chosen Study: Colorado Plateau Uranium Miners Study
1. Using the data from that study, describe the public health problem in terms of magnitude, person, time and place.
2. Discuss the basic epidemiology measures used in the study. Specifically what measure of risk was used?
3. How was risk calculated? (Hint: Consider a 2 by 2 table to display the data).
4. Do you agree with the authors' conclusions?
5. What would you infer from the data? Why?