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case study

n.
A detailed analysis of a person or group, especially as a model of medical, psychiatric, psychological, or social phenomena.
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case study

EBM
(1) An in-depth analysis and systematic description of one patient or group of similar patients to promote a detailed understanding of their circumstances.
(2) Research exploring the behaviour and experiences of an individual, group, organisation, community, nation or event. Case studies enable researchers to open up wider issues around their chosen subject

Epidemiology
An uncontrolled (prospective) or retrospective observational study involving an intervention and outcome in a single patient.
 
Medspeak
A description of an experience with a clinical practice innovation project that yields lessons that may be of interest to others.
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case study

Anecdotal report, single case report Epidemiology An uncontrolled–prospective or retrospective observational study involving an intervention and outcome in a single Pt
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The discourse styles of two groups of students, one more successful and one less successful, completing a one-week case study analysis task were examined.
Building upon the work of other scholars (see e.g., Beck, 1994; Starratt, 1994; Strike, Haller, & Solstice, 1988) they have advocated a multiparadigm approach to case study analysis. Specifically, Shapiro and Stefkovich identified a conceptual model that reflects multiple domains of ethical leadership, including the ethics of justice, care, critique, and the profession.
'It's a case study analysis of what happens when politicians are ruled by feelings instead of facts.'
A self-advocacy plan for high school students with learning disabilities: A comparative case study analysis of students', teachers', and parents' perceptions of program effects.
Through a case study analysis, this article addresses two fundamental issues.
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In his parallel case study analysis of the effects of public sector performance management in New Zealand, Richard Norman submits that a more complex model of government performance management is emerging, "in part because of political opposition to privatization and unease about market-like structures, but also because of concern among public servants about the limitations of a single-minded focus" on outcomes.
Once the relevant market data has been located through this search procedure, a case study analysis can be performed to analyze the extent to which the environmental condition of the subject property may have adversely impacted its value due to the risk effects, or environmental stigma.