Applied Longitudinal Analysis (Wiley Series in Probability by Garrett M. Fitzmaurice,Nan M. Laird,James H. Ware

By Garrett M. Fitzmaurice,Nan M. Laird,James H. Ware

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". . . [this booklet] might be at the shelf of all people drawn to . . . longitudinal info analysis."
Journal of the yankee Statistical Association

Features newly built subject matters and purposes of the research of longitudinal data

Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment version provides glossy equipment for examining facts from longitudinal stories and now positive aspects the newest state of the art concepts. The ebook emphasizes functional, instead of theoretical, features of tools for the research of numerous different types of longitudinal facts that may be utilized throughout a number of fields of analysis, from the future health and scientific sciences to the social and behavioral sciences.

The authors comprise their wide educational and learn adventure in addition to quite a few updates which have been made in keeping with reader suggestions. the second one variation good points six newly additional chapters that discover subject matters at the moment evolving within the box, including:

  • Fixed results and combined results models
  • Marginal versions and generalized estimating equations
  • Approximate tools for generalized linear combined results models
  • Multiple imputation and inverse chance weighted methods
  • Smoothing equipment for longitudinal data
  • Sample dimension and power

Each bankruptcy provides equipment within the atmosphere of purposes to info units drawn from the well-being sciences. New challenge units were extra to many chapters, and a similar web site gains pattern courses and machine output utilizing SAS, Stata, and R, in addition to information units and supplemental slides to facilitate an entire knowing of the material.

With its powerful emphasis on multidisciplinary functions and the translation of effects, Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment version is a superb e-book for classes on information within the wellbeing and fitness and scientific sciences on the upper-undergraduate and graduate degrees. The e-book additionally serves as a priceless reference for researchers and pros within the clinical, public future health, and pharmaceutical fields in addition to these in social and behavioral sciences who want to examine extra approximately interpreting longitudinal data.

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