There is a potential for nonresponse bias in most population studies using health examinations.
This is true of the Mexican American portion of the Hispanic Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (HHANES), conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics, in which unit nonresponse to the examination accounted for 24 percent of the sample.
Even though the full effect of nonresponse bias adjustment are presented and illustrated using health status level and hypertension status from published studies based on the HHANES of 1982-84.
Mots-clés Pascal : Méthodologie, Enquête, Analyse statistique, Participation, Epidémiologie, Homme, Biais
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Methodology, Inquiry, Statistical analysis, Participation, Epidemiology, Human, Bias
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0499071
Code Inist : 002B30A01A1. Création : 199406.