Methods for Retrospective Geocoding in Population Studies: The Jackson Heart Study

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The increasing use of geographic information systems (GIS) in epidemiological population studies requires careful attention to the methods employed in accomplishing geocoding and creating a GIS. Studies have provided limited details, hampering the ability to assess validity of spatial data. The purpose of this paper is to describe the multiphase geocoding… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11524-009-9403-2

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