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Descriptor in English: Prevalence Ratio
Descriptor in Spanish: Razón de Prevalencias
Descriptor in Portuguese: Razão de Prevalências
Descriptor in French: Ratio de Prévalence
Tree number(s): SP5.001.037.073.084
Scope note: Approximation of the relative risk, given by the prevalence of the disease (injury or death) among patients compared to the prevalence among unexposed people to the factor under study. It is usually estimated for cross-sectional studies.
DeCS UI: 50300
Descriptor UI: DDCS050300
Prevalence Ratio - Preferred
Concept UI FD00061463
Scope note Approximation of the relative risk, given by the prevalence of the disease (injury or death) among patients compared to the prevalence among unexposed people to the factor under study. It is usually estimated for cross-sectional studies.
Preferred term Prevalence Ratio



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