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Epidemiology incidence

  1. Jun 25, 2017 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    “The risk of celiac disease at 5 years of age was 12.1% (95% CI, 9.2 to 15.0).”

    The question is: what do they mean with risk

    a,incidence rate
    b.cumulative incidence
    c.attributive risk
    d.population atrributive risk
    2. Relevant equations


    3. The attempt at a solution
    I dont understand how to use this little tekst to decide wether this is an incidence rate or cumulative incidence. Really frustrating.
     
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  3. Jun 30, 2017 #2
    Thanks for the thread! This is an automated courtesy bump. Sorry you aren't generating responses at the moment. Do you have any further information, come to any new conclusions or is it possible to reword the post? The more details the better.
     
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