All of us have fond memories of our favorite teachers. We wonder now what secret they possessed that made them seem so wonderful. How did they mold our minds so well? Did they perhaps have good teacher resources they kept on hand, or was it all just in their brain?
Define descriptive epidemiology. Describe uses strengths, and limitations of selected descriptive study designs such as ecologic study, case report, case series, and cross sectional survey. Define ration, proportion, and rate. Distinguish between crude and be able to calculate age adjusted rates using either the direct or the indirect method. Define standardized morbidity (or mortality) ration.