Topics in this Case-control Studies programme from Erasmus University Rotterdam to be covered include case-based case-control, nested case-control and case-cohort designs, selection of cases and controls, the parameter measured by the odds ratio as a function of control selection, matched and unmatched strategies, confounding and common biases, and evaluation of additive and multiplicative interaction in case-control studies.
These topics will be discussed in the context of the case-control design as a special way to analyze cohort data. In addition, a discussion of adjustment approaches appropriate to case-control data will be covered, including stratified and regression methods. The course will be based on classroom lectures and small group discussions of exercises.
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Individuals who aim at conducting case-control studies and/or reviewing published reports of results of case-control studies.
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
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