Selection by socioeconomic factors into the Danish National Birth Cohort

@article{Jacobsen2010SelectionBS,
  title={Selection by socioeconomic factors into the Danish National Birth Cohort},
  author={Tine Neermann Jacobsen and Ellen A Nohr and Morten Frydenberg},
  journal={European Journal of Epidemiology},
  year={2010},
  volume={25},
  pages={349-355}
}
Background Low participation at recruitment to the Danish National Birth Cohort (DNBC) has raised concern about non-participation bias. Objective To study the socioeconomic pattern of participation to the DNBC. Methods Independently of the DNBC, we identified the DNBC source population in two geographical areas of Denmark by means of local birth registers with full coverage. Socioeconomic information came from national registers, and the source population consisted of 48,560 births including 15… CONTINUE READING