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CMATCH: Stata module to tabulate matched pairs in 1:1 case control study by exposure status

Miguel-Angel Luque Fernandez ()
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Miguel-Angel Luque Fernandez: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Statistical Software Components from Boston College Department of Economics

Abstract: Matched case-control studies are a classical Epidemiology study design. Case-control study designs are used to estimate the relative risk for a disease from a specific risk factor. The estimate is the odds ratio, which is a good estimate of the relative risk especially when the disease is rare. cmatch tabulates the number of matched pairs by c levels of an exposure variable. cmatch forms a c x c table of matched pairs by the exposure status of the case and the exposure status of the control. The data must be in the form of individual records.

Language: Stata
Requires: Stata version 13.2
Keywords: case-control study; matched pairs; tabulation (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2017-10-08
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