The Epidemiologic Case-Crossover and Case–Control Approaches in Prevention Research
Point: If the evidence from prevention research is to be definitive, compelling, and translational into public health action, our studies must be tightly controlled and disciplined, perhaps even rigid. For this reason, within the prevention sciences, we tend to bite the tongue when our ideas track toward innovation in research approach.
KeywordsIncident Case Prevention Research Data Safety Monitoring Board Experience Sampling Method Prevention Scientist
The preparation of this chapter was supported, in part, by a National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) senior scientist and mentorship career award (K05DA015799). There are no other conflicts of interest to disclose. The content is the sole responsibility of the author and does not necessarily represent the official views of Michigan State University, NIDA, or the National Institutes of Health.
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