IHP 525: Biostatistics

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Please choose ONE question below to investigate over the course. Cut and paste it below in the appropriate section. If you have had one or fewer statistics courses, it is highly recommended that you choose the first question. If you have a few successful statistics courses under your belt and feel comfortable researching statistics on your own, you may also choose from questions two and three. If you are very competent in statistics, you should choose any of the questions. Your grade is based on how well you answer the question you choose, regardless of its difficulty level.

1) To what extent does gender influence length of hospital stay for MI patients?

2) To what extent does age influence length of hospital stay for MI patients?

3) To what extent does BMI influence length of hospital stay for MI patients?

4) To what extent does follow-up time after hospitalization influence survival rates of MI patients?

5) To what extent does follow-up time after hospitalization influence survival rates of MI patients after controlling for BMI?

6) To what extent does follow-up time after hospitalization influence survival rates of MI patients after controlling for age?

7) To what extent does follow-up time after hospitalization influence survival rates of MI patients after controlling for gender?

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IF you chose any question OTHER than question one (gender versus length of stay), please provide the names of at least three statistics courses for which you earned an A or B.

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