Power considerations in epidemiologic studies of vinyl chloride workers.

@article{Beaumont1981PowerCI,
  title={Power considerations in epidemiologic studies of vinyl chloride workers.},
  author={Jaques Beaumont and Norman E. Breslow},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={1981},
  volume={114 5},
  pages={725-34}
}
Nine retrospective mortality studies of workers exposed to vinyl chloride were reviewed to determine whether differences in their hypothesis testing results might be due to differences in statistical power. Where possible, the power of each study was calculated for cancer of the lung, brain and liver. When power was taken into consideration, the results for… CONTINUE READING