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A review of RCTs in four medical journals to assess the use of imputation to overcome missing data in quality of life outcomes

By Shona Fielding, Graeme Stewart MacLennan, Jonathan A Cook and Craig R Ramsay

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Peer reviewedPublisher PD

Topics: RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine, Chief Scientist Office (CSO), CSO--CZF/1/31, RA0421
Year: 2008
DOI identifier: 10.1186/1745-6215-9-51
OAI identifier: oai:aura.abdn.ac.uk:2164/1537
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