The Rate Ratio for the Study of Disorders with Multiple Episodes

The Rate Ratio for the Study of Disorders with Multiple Episodes Contemporary epidemiology bases its study of the relationship betweenan exposure factor and a particular disorder on the first occurrence of that disorder. However,many disorders present more than one episode. This work aimed to develop a strategy fordetermining the rate ratio (RT) in the study of disorders with relapses. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Quality & Quantity Springer Journals

The Rate Ratio for the Study of Disorders with Multiple Episodes

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Publisher
Kluwer Academic Publishers
Copyright
Copyright © 2002 by Kluwer Academic Publishers
Subject
Social Sciences; Methodology of the Social Sciences; Social Sciences, general
ISSN
0033-5177
eISSN
1573-7845
D.O.I.
10.1023/A:1020957428577
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Abstract

Contemporary epidemiology bases its study of the relationship betweenan exposure factor and a particular disorder on the first occurrence of that disorder. However,many disorders present more than one episode. This work aimed to develop a strategy fordetermining the rate ratio (RT) in the study of disorders with relapses.

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Quality & QuantitySpringer Journals

Published: Oct 13, 2004

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