Pidemiology Cohort Study article Critique

Epidemiology: Critique of Cohort Study Article

General Instructions: This is a critique of a Cohort Study Article as shown below. Paper is written using provided cohort study template or questions, also below. This is for an epidemiology class where we are currently studying about Cohort Studies. So critique of the paper is to help demonstrate understanding of Cohort studies in Epidemiology.

Cohort Studies
For this application you are to read the following cohort study article. After reading the article, complete the Cohort Study Template found below.
Article is: Patel, P., Hanson, D., Sullivan, P., Novak, R., Moorman, A., Holmberg, S., . . . Brooks, J. (2008). Incidence of types of cancer among HIV-infected persons compared with the general population in the United States, 1992-2003. Annals of Internal Medicine, 148(10), 728a 736.
Use the Academic Search Premier database, and search using the Accession Number: 32123687
Then complete the Cohort Study template below using information from the Cohort Study Article:
Cohort Study
Submitted By (make sure your name and date are included here):
Article Citation in APA format:
Research Question:
Health Outcome of Interest:
Exposure(s) of Interest:

Type of Study (please indicate whether this is a prospective (concurrent) or retrospective (non-concurrent) or ambidirectional study:

Description/Ascertainment of Cohort:
Data Collection at Baseline:

Type, Frequency and Duration of Follow-Up (indicate something about loss to follow-up and any efforts that were made to minimize loss to follow-up and include information on the characteristics of those who were lost to follow-up and comment on why this is important):Type of Data Analysis (include measure of association used):



Results/Main Findings of Study:


Assessment of Bias (selection and information):


Assessment of Confounders:


Comments:

References
Patel, P., Hanson, D., Sullivan, P., Novak, R., Moorman, A., Holmberg, S., . . . Brooks, J. (2008). Incidence of types of cancer among HIV-infected persons compared with the general population in the United States, 1992-2003. Annals of Internal Medicine, 148(10), 728a 736.
Use the Academic Search Premier database, and search using the Accession Number: 32123687