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 publication] can be at the shelf of each person attracted to . . . longitudinal information analysis."
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Features newly built themes and functions of the research of longitudinal data

Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment variation offers sleek equipment for examining information from longitudinal stories and now gains the newest state of the art strategies. The booklet emphasizes functional, instead of theoretical, elements of equipment for the research of numerous different types of longitudinal information that may be utilized throughout a variety of fields of research, from the wellbeing and fitness and clinical sciences to the social and behavioral sciences.

The authors comprise their vast educational and learn event in addition to a number of updates which have been made in line with reader suggestions. the second one variation beneficial properties six newly extra chapters that discover themes at present evolving within the box, including:

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

Each bankruptcy offers equipment within the atmosphere of functions to facts units drawn from the health and wellbeing sciences. New challenge units were extra to many chapters, and a comparable web site good points pattern courses and machine output utilizing SAS, Stata, and R, in addition to facts units and supplemental slides to facilitate a whole figuring out of the material.

With its powerful emphasis on multidisciplinary purposes and the translation of effects, Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment variation is a superb ebook for classes on records within the future health and clinical sciences on the upper-undergraduate and graduate degrees. The booklet additionally serves as a precious reference for researchers and execs within the scientific, public future health, and pharmaceutical fields in addition to these in social and behavioral sciences who wish to study extra approximately interpreting longitudinal data.

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