Training Program Title
Observational Study Designs
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Scientific Concepts and Research Design
State the major comparative observational epidemiologic study designs Explain the differences between retrospective and prospective cohorts List the strengths and limitations of case-control study designs Discuss the strengths and limitations for each observational study design (i.e., selection strategies, design elements, and measures of association) Identify which study design (retrospective and prospective cohorts and case-control study design) is used in a published article.