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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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Machine learning techniques such as classification and regression trees (CART) have been suggested as promising alternatives to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The propensity score is a subject's probability of treatment, conditional on observed baseline covariates. Conditional on the… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The native arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is the preferred vascular access because of its longevity and its lower rates of infection… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The aim of this study was to use Monte Carlo simulations to compare logistic regression with propensity scores in terms of bias… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Many observational studies based on large databases attempt to estimate the causal effects of some new treatment or exposure… (More)
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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… (More)
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