"Selection Bias" 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.
The introduction of error due to systematic differences in the characteristics between those selected and those not selected for a given study. In sampling bias, error is the result of failure to ensure that all members of the reference population have a known chance of selection in the sample.
- Selection Bias
- Bias, Selection
- Selection Biases
- Biases, Selection
- Sampling Error
- Error, Sampling
- Errors, Sampling
- Sampling Errors
- Sampling Bias
- Bias, Sampling
- Sampling Biases
- Biases, Sampling
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