Publisher: Springer; 2nd ed. 2012 edition (September 1, 2011)
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This new ebook offers a unified, in-depth, readable creation to the multipredictor regression tools most generally utilized in biostatistics: linear types for non-stop results, logistic types for binary results, the Cox version for right-censored survival instances, repeated-measures types for longitudinal and hierarchical results, and generalized linear types for counts and different results. Treating those themes jointly takes benefit of all they've got in universal. The authors indicate the many-shared parts within the equipment they current for choosing, estimating, checking, and studying every one of those versions. in addition they exhibit that those regression equipment care for confounding, mediation, and interplay of causal results in primarily a similar means. The examples, analyzed utilizing Stata, are drawn from the biomedical context yet generalize to different parts of software. whereas a primary path in data is thought, a bankruptcy reviewing simple statistical equipment is incorporated. a few complex themes are lined however the presentation is still intuitive. a short creation to regression research of complicated surveys and notes for additional interpreting are supplied.
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