Causal diagrams and multivariate analysis II: Precision work

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In this Investigators' Corner, I continue my discussion of when and why we researchers should include variables in multivariate regression. My examination focuses on studies comparing treatment groups and situations for which we can either exclude variables from multivariate analyses or include them for reasons of precision.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)829-831
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Foot and Ankle Surgery
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 1 2014


  • Confounder
  • Multivariate analysis
  • Precision variable

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine


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