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Case-Control Studies

Introduction: Case-Control Studies

Description of Case-Control Studies

Case-Control Studies: Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.
Source: MeSH 2007

Case-Control Studies: Related Topics

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Terms Similar to Case-Control Studies:

  • Case-Base Studies
  • Case-Comparison Studies
  • Case-Referent Studies
  • Matched Case-Control Studies
  • Nested Case-Control Studies

Source - MeSH 2007

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Case-Control Studies

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Case-Control Studies

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