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Age Standardization Procedure: Direct Method


Božikov, Jadranka; Zaletel-Kragelj, Lijana; Bardehle, Doris
Age Standardization Procedure: Direct Method // Methods and Tools in Public Health / Zaletel-Kragelj, Lijana ; Božikov, Jadranka (ur.).
Lage: Hans Jacobs, 2010. str. 93-114


Naslov
Age Standardization Procedure: Direct Method

Autori
Božikov, Jadranka ; Zaletel-Kragelj, Lijana ; Bardehle, Doris

Vrsta, podvrsta i kategorija rada
Poglavlja u knjigama, ostalo

Knjiga
Methods and Tools in Public Health

Urednik/ci
Zaletel-Kragelj, Lijana ; Božikov, Jadranka

Izdavač
Hans Jacobs

Grad
Lage

Godina
2010

Raspon stranica
93-114

ISBN
978-3-89918-176-0

Ključne riječi
Confounding, standardization, age standardization, direct standardization, indirect standardization, cumulative rate

Sažetak
Teaching moduel: Basic theoretical background of standardization as one of methods for controlling the effect of confounding in epidemiology is presented. Direct method of standardization as most common standardization method is presented in details, using a case study. Step by step the procedure is described using simple spreadsheet computer tool for facilitating it. After completing this module students should: 1) understand a role confounding in epidemiologic studies ; 2) increase knowledge about methods of controlling of confounding in epidemiologic studies ; 3) understand principles of direct standardization ; 4) be capable to calculate age-standardized death rates using direct method.

Izvorni jezik
Engleski



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Autor s matičnim brojem:
Jadranka Božikov, (81645)