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Unformatted text preview: Case-control studies: major sources of bias Misclassification: differential vs. non-differential Internal vs. external validity Read the following: Oleckno, Ch. 8 (p. 140-147); Ch. 11 (p. 208-212), Ch. 12 (p. 232 paragraphs 2 & 3) Unit 8 – Confounding & Effect Modification Know the following: Basic concepts and control: restriction, matching, stratification, multivariate analysis, randomization Direct and indirect standardization Stratified analysis and the Mantel-Haenszel adjusted odds ratio McNemar s test ‟ Effect-modification: definition using stratified analysis Read the following: Oleckno, Ch. 6 (review p. 91-100; read p. 101-105); Ch. 8 (p. 148-158); Ch. 11 (p. 213-228); Ch. 13 (p. 257-259)...
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This note was uploaded on 07/15/2011 for the course PHC 6000 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at University of South Florida.
- Spring '08