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Prospective Studies

"Prospective Studies" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Prospective Studies" by people in this website by year, and whether "Prospective Studies" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 2852 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 191 publications in 2018
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