A novel framework for validating and applying standardized small area measurement strategies

@inproceedings{Srebotnjak2010ANF,
  title={A novel framework for validating and applying standardized small area measurement strategies},
  author={Tanja Srebotnjak and Ali H. Mokdad and Christopher J. L. Murray},
  booktitle={Population health metrics},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Local measurements of health behaviors, diseases, and use of health services are critical inputs into local, state, and national decision-making. Small area measurement methods can deliver more precise and accurate local-level information than direct estimates from surveys or administrative records, where sample sizes are often too small to yield acceptable standard errors. However, small area measurement requires careful validation using approaches other than conventional… CONTINUE READING
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