Disease Detectives B/C

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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » April 14th, 2018, 2:05 pm

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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » April 22nd, 2018, 2:18 pm

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EDIT2: All right, Froggie said I could go:

An epidemiologist distributes the following survey to both the ill and not ill attendees of a party:

1) Symptoms

2) Food eaten at party

Describe some of the possible things that could go wrong/are wrong with the survey.

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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby wzhang5460 » April 22nd, 2018, 2:29 pm

Biases such as recall bias and response bias could result in skewed data.
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » April 22nd, 2018, 2:40 pm

Yep, your turn!
Also lack of things like name, contact info, age, and sex

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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby wzhang5460 » April 22nd, 2018, 3:10 pm

How many foodborne pathogens are known by the CDC?
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby IcsTam » April 22nd, 2018, 3:14 pm

How many foodborne pathogens are known by the CDC?
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby wzhang5460 » April 23rd, 2018, 6:33 pm

Yep!
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby IcsTam » April 24th, 2018, 1:07 pm

Name a bacterial agent which has an incubation period of 5 hours to 5 days that has historical significance in the field of epidemiology.
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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » April 24th, 2018, 1:52 pm

Name a bacterial agent which has an incubation period of 5 hours to 5 days that has historical significance in the field of epidemiology.
Vibrio cholerae

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Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby IcsTam » April 24th, 2018, 2:06 pm

Name a bacterial agent which has an incubation period of 5 hours to 5 days that has historical significance in the field of epidemiology.
Vibrio cholerae
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