Differences between marginal structural models and conventional models in their exposure effect estimates: a systematic review.

@article{Surez2011DifferencesBM,
  title={Differences between marginal structural models and conventional models in their exposure effect estimates: a systematic review.},
  author={David Su{\'a}rez and Roger Borr{\`a}s and Xavier Basaga{\~n}a},
  journal={Epidemiology},
  year={2011},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={586-8}
}
BACKGROUND Marginal structural models were developed to address time-varying confounding in nonrandomized exposure effect studies. It is unclear how estimates from marginal structural models and conventional models might differ in real settings. METHODS We systematically reviewed the literature on marginal structural models since 2000. RESULTS Data to… CONTINUE READING