Small-Area Analysis

Known as: Small Area Variation Analysis, Variation Analysis, Small Area, Analysis, Small-Area 
A method of analyzing the variation in utilization of health care in small geographic or demographic areas. It often studies, for example, the usage… (More)
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2015
2015
OBJECTIVE With an estimated 10,000 to 15,000 endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) cases performed in Canada each year, identifying… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND Artificial fluoridation of drinking water to improve dental health has long been a topic of controversy. Opponents of… (More)
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2013
2013
Data on the national and state levels is often used to inform policy decisions and strategies designed to reduce racial… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Small area analysis is the most prevalent methodological approach in the study of unwarranted and systematic variation… (More)
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2010
2010
INTRODUCTION The Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) is commonly used for estimating the prevalence of chronic… (More)
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2010
2010
The Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program in Northern California, like other health care providers during the current period of… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND The importance of Small Area Variation Analysis for policy-making contrasts with the scarcity of work on the validity… (More)
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2004
2004
Small-area analysis in health is essential in uncovering local-level disparities often masked by health estimates for large areas… (More)
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2003
2003
This paper describes the characteristics of HIV-related hospitalizations in Illinois and compares these to nationally available… (More)
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1997
1997
This article describes the use of Small Area Analysis (SAA) techniques in public health education planning and evaluation efforts… (More)
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