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Masking Medicare Meta-analysesMethods section (of a journal article)MRFIT Study p valuePTCAQuality filtering Random samplingRandomized clinical trialsRecall biasRelationships (between variables) Relative risk Rural residents SampleSample sizeSocioeconomic status (SES)Statistical methodsStatistical significance Statistical testing Strength (of the association between variables)Urban residents VariationWatchful waiting