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Bias in epidemiological studies of conflict mortality

Abstract:

Cluster sampling has recently been used to estimate the mortality in various conflicts around the world. The Burnham et al. study on Iraq employs a new variant of this cluster sampling methodology. The stated methodology of Burnham et al. is to (1) select a random main street, (2) choose a random cross street to this main street, and (3) select a random household on the cross street to start the process. The authors show that this new variant of the cluster sampling methodology can introduce ...

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10.1177/0022343308094325

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Statistics
Role:
Author
Journal:
JOURNAL OF PEACE RESEARCH
Volume:
45
Issue:
5
Pages:
653-663
Publication date:
2008-09-05
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EISSN:
1460-3578
ISSN:
0022-3433
URN:
uuid:3d8247ac-3987-4cf6-92e4-72737009ca18
Source identifiers:
97524
Local pid:
pubs:97524
Language:
English

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