Chapter 1: Epidemiology of Type 1 Diabetes.
The article below outlines some of the main types of epidemiological studies to help you decide which one is more appropriate for your research. Assuming there is a scientific hypothesis which is suitably answered by an epidemiological approach, the subsequent decision is which type of study is appropriate.
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Introduction. This chapter describes the epidemiology of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1D) around the world and across the lifespan. Epidemiologic patterns of T1D by demographic, geographic, biologic, cultural and other factors in populations are presented to gain insight about the etiology, natural history, risks, and complications of T1D.
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Epidemiology Research Studies. Epidemiology is the study of health in populations to understand the causes and patterns of health and illness. The Epidemiology Program, a research division of VA’s Office of Patient Care Services, conducts epidemiology research studies and surveillance (the collection and analysis of data) on the health of Veterans.
Sample Size - The number of units (persons, animals, patients, specified circumstances, etc.) in a population to be studied.The sample size should be big enough to have a high likelihood of detecting a true difference between two groups. Sensitivity and Specificity - Binary classification measures to assess test results.Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives.
Search in the State University databases for one of the descriptive epidemiological study designs (ecological, case report, case series, cross-sectional). Based on your findings, include a one-page written summary with the following information: 1. what type of descriptive epidemiological study design you researched 2. a brief summary of study.