Deriving relative risks from aggregate data. 1. Theory.

  • Thor Norström
  • Published 1988 in Journal of epidemiology and community health


Sociological macro analyses of the association between risk factors and mortality can be seen as a valuable supplement to epidemiological micro studies. However, sociologists and epidemiologists typically employ different measures of association and this hampers strict comparisons of findings. This study presents a synthetic approach relying on both micro… (More)


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@article{Norstrm1988DerivingRR, title={Deriving relative risks from aggregate data. 1. Theory.}, author={Thor Norstr{\"{o}m}, journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health}, year={1988}, volume={42 4}, pages={333-5} }