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    Age- and sex-matching in a 1:n ratio from a pre-existing cohort

    Without revealing too much, we are looking at the impact of cancer on a number of measures including ischaemic heart disease and cerebrovascular disease. The outcomes we are measuring are heavily linked with age. Therefore, if the control cohort is considerably younger/older, we are going to...
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    Age- and sex-matching in a 1:n ratio from a pre-existing cohort

    Hi all, I'm quite new to SPSS and am using it for some medical research. I have an existing cohort of ~20,000 participants, of which ~2,000 have a cancer diagnosis. I would like to assign controls from the remaining ~18,000 patients in an age- and sex-matched fashion. My issue is that I can't...
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    How do you perform statistical analysis on a multiple response variable on SPSS Statistics?

    Hi all, I'm conducting research looking at the attitudes of medical students toward research. I am using SPSS for data analysis but am struggling with particular variables, more specifically, multiple response variables. I'm very new to the software and am teaching myself using online resources...