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Re: st: Epidemiological Confounder Selection
Salah Mahmud wrote:
> Does anyone know of a Stata routine to perform confounder selection
> using a selected change-in-estimate criterion and backwards deletion?
I believe that the user-written routine you cite (epiconf.ado) does
indeed use a change in estimate approach, not a testing based approach.
The epiconf.ado output gives p-values in the table, but the variables
are selected for dropping based on the change in the effect parameter.