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Applied Missing Data Analysis in the Health Sciences by Xiao-Hua Zhou,Chuan Zhou,Danping Lui,Xaiobo Ding

By Xiao-Hua Zhou,Chuan Zhou,Danping Lui,Xaiobo Ding

A glossy and functional advisor to the fundamental recommendations and ideas for reading info with lacking observations within the box of biostatistics

With an emphasis on hands-on applications, utilized lacking facts research within the overall healthiness Sciences outlines a few of the sleek statistical equipment for the research of lacking info. The authors recognize the restrictions of proven ideas and supply newly-developed tools with concrete purposes in parts resembling causal inference equipment and the sector of diagnostic medicine.

Organized by means of kinds of info, bankruptcy assurance starts off with an total creation to the life and boundaries of lacking info and keeps into conventional ideas for lacking information inference, together with likelihood-based, weighted GEE, a number of imputation, and Bayesian equipment. The book’s to that end covers cross-sectional, longitudinal, hierarchical, survival information. furthermore, Applied lacking info research within the wellbeing and fitness Sciences features:

  • Multiple information units that may be replicated utilizing the SAS®, Stata®, R, and WinBUGS software program packages
  • Numerous examples of case experiences within the box of biostatistics to demonstrate real-world eventualities and show functions of mentioned methodologies
  • Detailed appendices to steer readers by using the provided facts in a variety of software program environments

Applied lacking info research within the overall healthiness Sciences is a wonderful textbook for upper-undergraduate and graduate-level biostatistics classes in addition to an ideal resource for future health technology researchers and utilized statisticians.

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