Tasks based on the article Cord blood vitamin D and the risk of acute lower respiratory infection in Indigenous infants in the Northern Territory:

Tasks based on the article Cord blood vitamin D and the risk of acute lower respiratory infection in Indigenous infants in the Northern Territory:
1.Organise your answer under the following sub-headings. You must answer all of the questions in your response:
a.Study Population – Who participated in the study? What was the N?
b.Exposure – how was the exposure measured?
c.Outcome – how was the outcome measured?
d.What covariables were considered? How well were they measured?
e.How was the analysis done and was it appropriate?
f.What are the main findings? Include an estimate of effect and precision.
g.Are there any major threats to internal validity?
h.Overall conclusion – your response should include one or two final paragraphs that summarize your assessment of the article and it’s quality. How much do you “trust” these findings? How “good” is the study? Would you use this evidence to inform practice or guidelines?

Leave a comment