IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING WORD LIMIT REQUIREMENTS:
Please note that each and every assignment has its own word limit.
Using the CDC Wonder website, set the query criteria for pancreatic cancer for the United States as illustrated below. Compare the rates by race for Wisconsin and Colorado. Discuss possible biological, genetic, and environmental reasons for differences. What are potential social determinants that contribute to the disparity presented between the two states?
Use this query upon entering the CDC Wonder website:
Select â€œCancer Statisticsâ€ under the Wonder Systems tab
Select â€œCancer Incidence 1999 â€“ 2013â€ and click â€œData Requestâ€
Organize table layout:
- Group results by 1. States and 2. Race (leave the rest of the group options as â€œNoneâ€)
- Measures â€“ click â€œCountâ€ (default) and â€œAge Adjusted Ratesâ€
Select location â€“ select â€œStatesâ€ and â€œThe United Statesâ€
Select year and demographics
- Year â€“ 2014
- Sex â€“ All genders
- Age groups â€“ All ages
- Ethnicity â€“ All ethnicities
- Race â€“ All races
Select cancers of interest – select â€œPancreasâ€
Other options â€“ keep default settings
PLEASE ANSWER ALL QUESTIONS IN PARAGRAPHS AND MAKE IT COHESIVE AND TRY TO INCORPORATE THE READINGS BELOW
PLEASE add the links/sites below to the reference list if you use any of these readings and make sure everything is in proper APA format.
Read Chapter 16 in Gordis Epidemiology.
Read “Gene-Environment Interaction,” located on the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences website.
Read “Defeating the ZIP Code Health Paradigm: Data, Technology, and Collaboration Are Key,” by Graham, Ostrowski, and Sabina, from the Health Affairs Blog (2015), located on the Health Affairs website.
Explore the CDC Wonder page of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website.
Review the Mapping Life Expectancy page of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation website.
MUST have at least three citations with the page numbers and three references in APA format and all questions clearly answered in paragraphs.(The List of References should not be older than 2016 and should not be included in the word count.)
Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the Learning Resources.
It is important that you cover all the topics identified in the assignment. Covering the topic does not mean mentioning the topic BUT presenting an explanation from the context of ethics and the readings for this class
To get maximum points you need to follow the requirements listed for this assignments 1) look at the word/page limits 2) review and follow APA rules 3) create subheadings to identify the key sections you are presenting and 4) Free from typographical and sentence construction errors.
REMEMBER IN APA FORMAT JOURNAL TITLES AND VOLUME NUMBERS ARE ITALICIZED.