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Selection Bias in Case–Control Studies

David A. Savitz

in Interpreting Epidemiologic Evidence

Published in print July 2003 | ISBN: 9780195108408
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199865765 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195108408.003.0005
Selection Bias in Case–Control Studies

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This chapter focuses on selection bias in case-control studies. It discusses control selection, evaluation of selection bias in case-control studies, and integrated assessment of potential for selection bias in case-control studies.

Keywords: epidemiological research; epidemiological studies; control selection; integrated assessment

Chapter.  13974 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

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