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A new measure for the analysis of epidemiological associations: Cannabis use disorder examples

  title={A new measure for the analysis of epidemiological associations: Cannabis use disorder examples},
  author={Olga A Vsevolozhskaya and Karl Christian Alcover and James C. Anthony and Dmitri V. Zaykin},
  journal={arXiv: Methodology},
Analyses of population-based surveys are instrumental to research on prevention and treatment of mental and substance use disorders. Population-based data provides descriptive characteristics of multiple determinants of public health and are typically available to researchers as an annual data release. To provide trends in national estimates or to update the existing ones, a meta-analytical approach to year-by-year data is typically employed with ORs as effect sizes. However, if the estimated… 

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