StATS: Propensity scores (March 10, 2006)

When I have time, I want to describe the use of propensity scores and show some examples. Propensity scores offer a simple and effective way to correct for covariate imbalance in an observational study. An excellent reference on this technique can be found on the web at:

This page was written by Steve Simon while working at Children's Mercy Hospital. Although I do not hold the copyright for this material, I am reproducing it here as a service, as it is no longer available on the Children's Mercy Hospital website. Need more information? I have a page with general help resources. You can also browse for pages similar to this one at Category: Covariate adjustment.