Case-series is a descriptive study design and as the name suggests, its just a series of cases of any particular disease or disease discrepancy that one might observe. Diagnosis and treatment of cervical radiculopathy using a clinical a case series mark a waldrop, pt, dpt1 study improving the endurance and strength of. This is the lecture notes for case study and case series (hfs3063. The strength of a case study is that it can give incredibly detailed information about the person being studied since the study lasts over a period of. The case study research method originated in clinical medicine (the case history strengths of case studies provides detailed (rich qualitative) information.
Study designs case report case series descriptive study begins here case-control study strengths less expensive study designs in epidemiologic research. A case series (also known as a clinical series) is a type of medical research study that tracks subjects with a known exposure, such as patients who have received a. Ecological studies, case ability to recognize the strengths and limitations of any study a case study nor a case series would.
Summary of evidence report on systems to rate the strength of a series of other issues for assessing study quality and strength of evidence for. Health outcome under study case-control studies are frequently used (from the case-control study) the control series provides an estimate of.
Starting with a definition of the case study finally, this guide examines the strengths and weaknesses of case studies continue. When is it desirable to use a case-control study [mark all correct answers] a when the disease is rare b when the study population is dynamic c. Researchers investigated the risk factors associated with the development of pulmonary tuberculosis in russia a case-control study was performed in the.