Volume 10, Issue 2 (Vol 10, No 2 2014)                   irje 2014, 10(2): 62-70 | Back to browse issues page

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1- , d.roshani@muk.ac.ir
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Recently, capture-recapture studies have been used and researchers tend to use these studies in the health field. Therefore, we discussed the basic concepts of these studies. First, we described capture-recapture studies. Then, the important assumptions and calculations were presented according to the close population assumption. Statistical formulas were presented for two-capture methods and dependency between the two lists was discussed. Then, we addressed more than two capture methods.

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Type of Study: Review Article | Subject: General
Received: 2014/11/22 | Accepted: 2014/11/22 | Published: 2014/11/22