Lesson 4 Objectives
Upon completion of this lesson, you should be able to:
- Organize disease frequency data into a 2 x 2 epidemiological table.
- Calculate and describe Risk Ratios and Odds Ratios to compare groups.
- Calculate and describe Risk Differences and Population Attributable Risk to compare groups.
- Recognize situations in which direct or indirect standardization should be considered.
- Given the required data, standardize a rate with a direct and indirect method.