"Risk" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The probability that an event will occur. It encompasses a variety of measures of the probability of a generally unfavorable outcome.
- Relative Risk
- Relative Risks
- Risk, Relative
- Risks, Relative
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Risk".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Risk" by people in Profiles.
Boynton-Jarrett R, Rich-Edwards JW, Jun HJ, Hibert EN, Wright RJ. Abuse in childhood and risk of uterine leiomyoma: the role of emotional support in biologic resilience. Epidemiology. 2011 Jan; 22(1):6-14.
Rich-Edwards JW, Spiegelman D, Lividoti Hibert EN, Jun HJ, Todd TJ, Kawachi I, Wright RJ. Abuse in childhood and adolescence as a predictor of type 2 diabetes in adult women. Am J Prev Med. 2010 Dec; 39(6):529-36.
Sternthal MJ, Jun HJ, Earls F, Wright RJ. Community violence and urban childhood asthma: a multilevel analysis. Eur Respir J. 2010 Dec; 36(6):1400-9.