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Term: Case Control Studies

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2006-04-17


Studies in which individuals who already have a certain condition are compared with individuals who do not. They compare study subjects retrospectively.

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  • De Coster C, Chateau D, Dahl M, Soodeen RA, McKeen N. Waiting Times for Surgery, Manitoba 1999/2000 to 2003/04. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2007. [Report] [Summary] (View)

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