[Methodological problems in bio-demographic research. A sample study of the age at menopause].

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Two methods for the analysis of age at menopause, the longitudinal, or retrospective, method and the transversal, or status quo, method, are compared. The differences between these two methods are emphasized. "The former describes an historically ended situation and estimates the probability that a woman will reach such condition at age x. The latter… (More)

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@article{Monari1986MethodologicalPI, title={[Methodological problems in bio-demographic research. A sample study of the age at menopause].}, author={Paola Daniela Monari and Fabrizia Veronesi}, journal={Statistica}, year={1986}, volume={46 2}, pages={189-98} }