Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

, Volume 469, Issue 3, pp 909–913 | Cite as

In Brief: Statistics in Brief: Study Designs in Orthopaedic Clinical Research

In Brief


Randomize Clinical Trial Longitudinal Cohort Study Detailed Study Design Current Scientific Knowledge Good Study Design 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and TraumatologyCentre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, University of LausanneLausanneSwitzerland
  2. 2.Department of Geriatric MedicineCentre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, University of LausanneLausanneSwitzerland
  3. 3.CHUV Site Hôpital OrthopédiqueLausanneSwitzerland

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