Summary of Odds ratio
Flashcards on Odds ratio
The odds ratio is used in (prospective/retrospective) studies.
Questions on Odds ratio
A case-control study is conducted to assess the relationship between indoor tanning and uveal melanoma. A total of 1200 subjects are enrolled in the study. Half of the study participants have uveal melanoma, and half are matched controls. The investigators report that 400 of the patients with melanoma and 360 of the controls had tanned indoors. Based on these results, which of the following is the best estimate of the odds ratio for uveal melanoma among those who have tanned indoors compared to those who have not?