12 relations: Accuracy and precision, Bias, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemiology, History of coal miners, ILO Classification, Morgantown, West Virginia, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Physician, Pneumoconiosis, Radiography, Testimony.
Precision is a description of random errors, a measure of statistical variability.
Bias is disproportionate weight in favour of or against one thing, person, or group compared with another, usually in a way considered to be unfair.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the leading national public health institute of the United States.
Epidemiology is the study and analysis of the distribution (who, when, and where) and determinants of health and disease conditions in defined populations.
People have worked as coal miners for centuries, but they became increasingly important during the Industrial revolution when coal was burnt on a large scale to fuel stationary and locomotive engines and heat buildings.
The ILO International Classification of Radiographs of Pneumoconioses is a system of classifying chest radiographs (X-rays) for persons with a (or, rarely, more than one) form of pneumoconiosis.
Morgantown is a city in and the county seat of Monongalia County, West Virginia, situated along the banks of the Monongahela River.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is the United States federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness.
A physician, medical practitioner, medical doctor, or simply doctor is a professional who practises medicine, which is concerned with promoting, maintaining, or restoring health through the study, diagnosis, and treatment of disease, injury, and other physical and mental impairments.
Pneumoconiosis is an occupational lung disease and a restrictive lung disease caused by the inhalation of dust, often in mines and from agriculture.
Radiography is an imaging technique using X-rays to view the internal form of an object.
In law and in religion, testimony is a solemn attestation as to the truth of a matter.