Selection of controls in case-control studies. II. Types of controls.

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Types of control groups are evaluated using the principles described in paper 1 of the series, "Selection of Controls in Case-Control Studies" (S. Wacholder et al. Am J Epidemiol 1992;135:1019-28). Advantages and disadvantages of population controls, neighborhood controls, hospital or registry controls, medical practice controls, friend controls, and… (More)

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@article{Wacholder1992SelectionOC, title={Selection of controls in case-control studies. II. Types of controls.}, author={Sholom Wacholder and Debra T. Silverman and Joseph K. Mclaughlin and Jack Mandel}, journal={American journal of epidemiology}, year={1992}, volume={135 9}, pages={1029-41} }