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Relative Risk

Known as: Risk, Relative, Risks, Relative, risk ratio 
A measure of the risk of a certain event happening in one group compared to the risk of the same event happening in another group. In cancer research… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Four new oral anticoagulants compare favourably with warfarin for stroke prevention in patients with atrial… Expand
Review
2010
Review
2010
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to calculate robust quantitative estimates of the predictive value of aortic pulse wave… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
BACKGROUND Decision aids prepare people to participate in preference-sensitive decisions. OBJECTIVES 1. Create a comprehensive… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
CONTEXT Antihypertensive therapy is well established to reduce hypertension-related morbidity and mortality, but the optimal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Flavonoids are effective antioxidants and may protect against several chronic diseases. OBJECTIVE The association… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND To our knowledge, no single investigation concerning the long-term effects of overweight status on the risk for… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Microalbuminuria is a risk factor for cardiovascular (CV) events. The relationship between the degree of albuminuria and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE Intake of carbohydrates that provide a large glycemic response has been hypothesized to increase the risk of NIDDM… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To investigate the relation between obesity, fat distribution, and weight gain through adulthood and the risk of non… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Lack of bias in the estimation of relative effect in epidemiologic studies depends on the internal validity of the study. This… Expand
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