Throughout this course, we will be identifying and calculating health-related data, but what does it all mean? Understanding how to interpret and apply data is a key skill for health care managers.
Evaluation Title: Interpreting Data
Navigate to the CDC website to read the lesson, Measures of Risk, Section 5: Measures of Association.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2012). Section 5: Measures of Association (Links to an external site.)[Website].
During the reading, pay close attention to the examples provided.
- After the reading, create a fictional data set using a table and including two variables to illustrate and calculate the attack rate and risk ratio.
- Explain the impact of your data.
- Utilize at least two outside resources to support your assignment submission.