Attributable fractions for partitioning risk and evaluating disease prevention: a practical guide.

@article{Eide2008AttributableFF,
  title={Attributable fractions for partitioning risk and evaluating disease prevention: a practical guide.},
  author={Geir Egil Eide},
  journal={The clinical respiratory journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={2 Suppl 1},
  pages={92-103}
}
INTRODUCTION The attributable fraction (AF) is used for quantifying the fraction of diseased ascribable to one or more exposures. The methodology and software for its estimation has undergone a considerable development during the last decades. OBJECTIVES To introduce methods for: (i) apportioning excess risk to multiple exposures, groups of exposures and… CONTINUE READING