Bias from Loss to Follow-up
Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Biostatistics
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Gail, M. H. 2005. Bias from Loss to Follow-up. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 1.
- Published Online: 15 JUL 2005
Loss to follow-up bias results when subjects lost from a cohort have different health response distributions from subjects who remain in follow-up.
- loss to follow-up;
- missing data in epidemiologic studies;
- bias from nonresponse