In reply: Serial correlation and confounders in time-series air pollution studies

Fay H Johnston, Anne Kavanagh, David MJS Bowman and Randall K Scott
Med J Aust 2002; 177 (7): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04854.x
Published online: 7 October 2002

In reply: Jalaludin and colleagues query the potential effects that serial correlation and confounding by school holiday time periods may have had on our finding of an association between particulates derived from bushfire smoke and asthma presentations.1

  • Fay H Johnston
  • Anne Kavanagh
  • David MJS Bowman
  • Randall K Scott



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