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Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://repositorio.insp.mx:8080/jspui/handle/20.500.12096/6907
Title: Three Criteria for Ecological Fallacy
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Issue Date: 2011
Abstract: In a large cohort study published in Environmental Health Perspectives, Brenner et al. (2011) confirmed previous results on I­131 exposure thyroid cancer among a Ukranian population. According to the authors, one motivation to study this associa tion was based on evidence from ecological studies (Jacob et al. 1999) with two methodo logical limitations: use of grouped doses poor control of confounding. With these new findings, evidence from ecological, case–control, cohort studies are consistent; thus, an interesting question is whether there was an ecological fallacy.
URI: siid.insp.mx:1001-51
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