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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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Therefore detecting disease at the earliest stage and prevention of attributable risk factors for dry eye alluded to in literature include air pollution, cigarette smoking, low humidity, high temperature, sunlight exposure, drugs, and uncorrected refractive error should be the goal so that disease progression to severe stage and serious sight threatening complications caused by severe dry eye could be prevented.
0) 12 months Table 2--Simple (n) and relative (%) frequency of children in the different quartiles of scores obtained according to the attributable risk of cariogenic feeding practices Combined attributable risk scores (sum of individual n (%) attributable risks) 1st quartile (<42) 89 27.
1) NA * RR, relative risk for hospitalization; AR, attributable risk for hospitalization; NA, not available.
The percentage of patients outside the guidelines, among those who died, was used to calculate the percent attributable risk.
However, the attributable risk of developing diabetes while being treated with drug Y is much lower when compared to the risk of developing diabetes attributable to family history, being overweight, or lack of exercise.
The $50 billion amount measures the estimated additional medical costs attributable to smoking related diseases in 1993 dollars, based on estimates of smoking attributable risk (for example, what share of each disease is due to smoking).
Because both relative risk and prevalence are high, the attributable risk is also high.
But add up all these attributable risk factors, and you still can't explain who gets breast cancer and who doesn't.
Major bleeding and re-infarction are both significantly associated with 30-day mortality, the attributable risk scores with major bleeding were linked to more deaths than re-infarction (20.
The population attributable risk of stroke or systemic embolism associated with subclinical atrial tachyarrhythmias was 13%.
Noting that reduction of the frequency of diagnostic assessments leads to underestimates of the attributable risk, the study authors submit that deaths from Alzheimer's disease may be six times more common than official statistics indicate.
Two thirds of this variability can be explained by single-nucleotide polymorphisms in a set of 6 genes; the total percent attributable risk estimated for this adverse outcome is 77% (26).