Spatial implications of covariate adjustment on patterns of risk: respiratory hospital admissions in Christchurch, New Zealand.

@article{Sabel2007SpatialIO,
  title={Spatial implications of covariate adjustment on patterns of risk: respiratory hospital admissions in Christchurch, New Zealand.},
  author={Clive Eric Sabel and J. Gaines Wilson and Simon Kingham and Catherine Tisch and Mike Epton},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={43-59}
}
Epidemiological studies that examine the relationship between environmental exposures and health often address other determinants of health that may influence the relationship being studied by adjusting for these factors as covariates. While disease surveillance methods routinely control for covariates such as deprivation, there has been limited… CONTINUE READING