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Exposure and disease not necessarily confirmed in a similar way in cases and controls. “Healthy worker survivor effect” Case-crossover studies Compare the exposure distribution during a hazard period. Cases serve as their own controls. Good for assessing work aggravated asthma Eliminate potential confounding by subject characteristics. Eliminate the concern about potential differences in selection of cases and controls. Not suitable for the study of factors causing OA Enable inference of a meaningful temporal relation between exposure and health outcome.

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