401-8618-00L  Statistical Methods in Epidemiology (University of Zurich)

SemesterSpring Semester 2021
LecturersUniversity lecturers
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
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UZH Module Code: STA408

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401-8618-00 GStatistical Methods in Epidemiology (University of Zurich)
**Course at University of Zurich**
3 hrs
Mon09-12UNI ZH .
University lecturers

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AbstractAnalysis of case-control and cohort studies. The most relevant measures
of effect (odds and rate ratios) are introduced, and methods for
adjusting for confounders (Mantel-Haenszel, regression) are thoroughly
discussed. Advanced topics such as measurement error and propensity
score adjustments are also covered. We will outline statistical methods
for case-crossover and case series studies etc.

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ECTS credits5 credits
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
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