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Matched-Pair Analysis

"Matched-Pair Analysis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A type of analysis in which subjects in a study group and a comparison group are made comparable with respect to extraneous factors by individually pairing study subjects with the comparison group subjects (e.g., age-matched controls).


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Matched-Pair Analysis" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Matched-Pair Analysis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 146 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2007
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.