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antecedent control

 abehavioural measure in which the intervention occurs before the behaviour arises. Antecedentprocedures include education, attitude change and inducing or preventing behaviours bycontrolling the triggers which cause them to occur.

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September 28th 2021

cross sectional study

a research design based on selecting representative groupswho vary on a particular characteristic; when thecharacteristic is age, this design provides a means ofmaking developmental comparisons.