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Synonyms for risk

stand a chance of




Synonyms for risk

a possibility of danger or harm

exposure to possible harm, loss, or injury

a venture depending on chance

to expose to possible loss or damage

to subject to danger or destruction

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to run the risk of

Synonyms for risk

a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury

the probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred

the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent

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Next, for each adverse outcome we assigned a percent attributable risk due to a genetic association (Table 1).
Caption: Average population attributable risk for physical inactivity was 33% in the middle-age group and 24% in the older-age group.
Calculation of Attributable Risk of Incident Asthma Related to Pollutants Individual Odds Study Pollutant Ratio Nordling 2008 (27) [PM.
Moreover, the attributable risk of lung cancer due to indoor radon exposure assessed in our analysis on the basis of the joint analyses of indoor case-control studies is compatible with the risk observed in studies of miners (Darby et al.
However, the incidence and prevalence of CHD are highest in the population over 65, so that the attributable risk is greater in the elderly than in younger populations.
Only a few studies have examined the population attributable risk for childhood overweight.
The attributable risk of the primary outcome due to elective delivery before 39 weeks of gestation was 48% at 37 weeks, a result implying that postponing elective delivery to 39 weeks might prevent 48% of cases of the primary outcome," Dr.
In our study, the foodborne risk factor with the highest attributable risk was cooked chicken, with an estimated median of 21.
Since that time, studies assessing GBS risk after seasonal flu vaccinations "have shown either no risk or a very small attributable risk of approximately one case per million doses," the investigators wrote (aim Infect.
Population attributable risk (PAR) can be used to estimate the proportion of breast cancer incidence attributable to risk factors such as HRT.
Our recent study of pregnant women in Quindio, Colombia, found factors that explained attributable risk percent for infection to be eating rare meat (0.
In a cohort of Colombian women, the population attributable risk was 50% (Dennis et al.
6% for controls, "giving a potential attributable risk of 4.