Analyses of case-control data for additional outcomes.

  title={Analyses of case-control data for additional outcomes.},
  author={David B Richardson and Peter Rzehak and Jochen Klenk and Stephan Karl Weiland},
  volume={18 4},
Consider a case-control study in which prevalent cases of a given disease define the index series and members of the base population without the disease are sampled to provide the referent series. Information on a set of explanatory variables (eg, genotypes) is collected at great cost for cases and controls. The objective of the study is to evaluate the relationship between case status and the explanatory variables. Subsequently, an investigator notes that the prevalence of a second disease was… CONTINUE READING

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