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Propensity Score

Known as: Propensity Scores, Score, Propensity, Scores, Propensity 
Conditional probability of exposure to a treatment given observed covariates.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2017
Review
2017
Large-scale public policy changes are often recommended to improve public health. Despite varying widely—from tobacco taxes to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) with the SAPIEN 3 valve demonstrates good 30 day clinical outcomes in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
  • P. Austin
  • Multivariate behavioral research
  • 2011
  • Corpus ID: 1675589
The propensity score is the probability of treatment assignment conditional on observed baseline characteristics. The propensity… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
  • P. Austin
  • Statistics in medicine
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 5776249
The propensity score is a subject's probability of treatment, conditional on observed baseline covariates. Conditional on the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background: Adjusting for large numbers of covariates ascertained from patients’ health care claims data may improve control of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The propensity score--the probability of exposure to a specific treatment conditional on observed variables--is increasingly… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Despite the growing popularity of propensity score (PS) methods in epidemiology, relatively little has been written in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Causal effect modeling with naturalistic rather than experimental data is challenging. In observational studies participants in… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
  • D. Rubin
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 44777396
Many observational studies based on large databases attempt to estimate the causal effects of some new treatment or exposure… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Matched sampling is a standard technique in the evaluation of treatments in observational studies. Matching on estimated… Expand
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