Age, period and cohort models - the use of individual records

C. Robertson, P. Boyle

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Abstract

Problems with the interpretation of age-period-cohort models are discussed. If individual records are available as for cancer incidence in Scotland, then a solution is obtainable. An example using incidence data for cancers of the lung and larynx in Scotland is presented to illustrate the models.
LanguageEnglish
Pages527-538
Number of pages11
JournalStatistics in Medicine
Volume5
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1986

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Scotland
Incidence
Cancer
Age-period-cohort Models
Laryngeal Neoplasms
Lung
Lung Neoplasms
Model
Neoplasms
Interpretation

Keywords

  • age-period-cohort models
  • cancers
  • lung
  • larynx

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In: Statistics in Medicine, Vol. 5, No. 5, 09.1986, p. 527-538.

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