Disease Detectives B/C

Test your knowledge of various Science Olympiad events.
Knyte_Xjn
Member
Member
Posts: 75
Joined: January 6th, 2017, 8:04 pm
Division: C
State: TX
Contact:

Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby Knyte_Xjn » January 13th, 2019, 10:55 pm

amk578 wrote:1. What is iatrogenic transmission?
2. Who discovered the polio vaccine?
3. Fill in the blank: An odds ratio calculation would be used in a _______ study, but a relative risk calculation would be used in a ______ study.

Attempt
1. Iatrogenic transmission refers to the transmission of disease due to medical procedures e.g. through the use of contaminated needles.
2. Jonas Salk
3. case-control; cohort
"The fact that you aren't where you want to be should be enough motivation."
Seven Lakes High School '21

amk578
Member
Member
Posts: 29
Joined: December 5th, 2018, 5:21 pm
Division: B
State: IN
Location: Procrastination Nation
Contact:

Re: Disease Detectives B/C

Postby amk578 » Yesterday, 8:59 am

Knyte_Xjn wrote:
amk578 wrote:1. What is iatrogenic transmission?
2. Who discovered the polio vaccine?
3. Fill in the blank: An odds ratio calculation would be used in a _______ study, but a relative risk calculation would be used in a ______ study.

Attempt
1. Iatrogenic transmission refers to the transmission of disease due to medical procedures e.g. through the use of contaminated needles.
2. Jonas Salk
3. case-control; cohort


Looks good, your turn!
Overall Medal Count: 19

2019 Competitions: Valpo/Northridge/Regionals/State
A&P: 1/-/-/-
CB: 2/-/-/-
DD: 2/-/-/-
Heredity: 2/-/-/-
Road: X/-/-/-

School: Wilbur Wright Middle School Wiki


Return to “Question Marathons”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest