Causal diagrams and multivariate analysis I: A quiver full of arrows

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Abstract

How do we know which variables we should include in our multivariate analyses? What role does each variable play in our understanding of the analysis? In this article I begin a discussion of these issues and describe 2 different types of studies for which this problem must be handled in different ways.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)672-673
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Volume53
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2014

Keywords

  • Confounder
  • Effect modification
  • Multivariate analysis
  • Precision variable

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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