Response to typed and mimeographed letters in a survey using postal questionnaires.

Abstract

In epidemiological studies using postal questionnaires, a decision must be made as to whether the covering letter should be mimeographed or typed by hand. Considerable time and money are saved when mimeographed letters are used, yet it is generally assumed that hand typed and signed covering letters bring about a higher response rate. During the course of… (More)

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@article{Kelsey1971ResponseTT, title={Response to typed and mimeographed letters in a survey using postal questionnaires.}, author={Janet Kelsey and Roy M. Acheson}, journal={British journal of preventive & social medicine}, year={1971}, volume={25 3}, pages={177-8} }