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1. a review of the characteristics of a group of individuals, some of whom have a specific disease or condition, to investigate possible causes by comparing affected and unaffected individuals in terms of past experience. See also case control study. 2.see cohort study.

1. a review of the characteristics of a group of individuals, some of whom have a specific disease or condition, to investigate possible causes by comparing affected and unaffected individuals in terms of past experience. See also case control study. 2.see cohort study.

Subjects: Science and Mathematics — Medicine and Health.


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