Date Developed: 1/1/2004. Source: Center for Public Health Preparedness (University of North Carolina). Presenter(s): Amy Sayle, PhD, MPH. Type: Online Course. Level: Intermediate. Length: 30 minutes.
This presentation provides an overview of reading epidemiologic literature using an article example, “Lung cancer in nonsmoking women: a multicenter case-control study”, from the journal Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. This is a continuation of Unit 1 in which the main components and strategies for reading an article are reviewed.
• Identify the sections of a specific journal article.
• Apply strategies for reading an article.
A simple registration to the UNCPHP site is required.