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Odds Ratio

  1. Mitchell H. Gail

Published Online: 15 JUL 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470011815.b2a03092

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

How to Cite

Gail, M. H. 2005. Odds Ratio. Encyclopedia of Biostatistics. 6.

Author Information

  1. National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2005

Abstract

The odds ratio is the ratio of the odds of an event in one group to the odds of an event in another group.

Keywords:

  • odds ratio;
  • odds