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  1. Case-control studies of screening.

    Article - En anglais

    The application of case-control studies to the evaluation of screening data presents a number of potential problems.

    In particular, the results are liable to be affected by selection bias.

    Published case-control studies of breast cancer screening are reviewed in the light of the results of a recent UK study of somewhat different design which attempts to estimate the effect of selection bias.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Europe, Epidémiologie, Dépistage, Tumeur, Glande mammaire, Col utérus, Biais méthodologique, Méthodologie, Homme, Royaume Uni, Glande mammaire pathologie, Appareil génital femelle pathologie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Europe, Epidemiology, Screening, Tumor, Mammary gland, Uterine cervix, Methodological bias, Methodology, Human, United Kingdom, Mammary gland diseases, Female genital diseases

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 91-0465792

    Code Inist : 002B30A. Création : 199406.