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Gastric Cancer

, Volume 22, Issue 4, pp 904–905 | Cite as

Outcomes of endoscopic submucosal dissection for gastric epithelial neoplasm in chronic kidney disease patients: propensity score-matched case–control analysis, methodological and statistical issues

  • Yahya Salimi
  • Ibrahim AbdollahpourEmail author
Letter to the Editor
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Keywords

Case–control Propensity score Standardized difference 

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors have no potential conflict of interest relevant to the present study.

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© The International Gastric Cancer Association and The Japanese Gastric Cancer Association 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Social Development and Health Promotion Research CenterKermanshah University of Medical SciencesKermanshahIran
  2. 2.Department of Epidemiology, School of Public HealthKermanshah University of Medical SciencesKermanshahIran
  3. 3.Department of Epidemiology, School of Public HealthArak University of Medical SciencesArakIran

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