Relative risk and odds ratio: basic concepts

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Mario Luis Iovaldi


Relative risk (RR) and odds ratio (OR) are wellknown concepts, but often not well understood. The aim of this article is to introduce the basic concepts in a didactic fashion, and to provide clarity on those contents that I consider fundamental for their better understanding.


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Iovaldi, M. L. (2023). Relative risk and odds ratio: basic concepts. Revista Argentina De Cirugía, 115(4), 310–315. Retrieved from
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