By Garrett M. Fitzmaurice,Nan M. Laird,James H. Ware
". . . [this booklet] will be at the shelf of each person attracted to . . . longitudinal info analysis."
—Journal of the yankee Statistical Association
Features newly built subject matters and functions of the research of longitudinal data
Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment version provides sleek equipment for interpreting information from longitudinal stories and now gains the most recent state of the art innovations. The booklet emphasizes functional, instead of theoretical, elements of equipment for the research of various different types of longitudinal facts that may be utilized throughout a variety of fields of research, from the healthiness and clinical sciences to the social and behavioral sciences.
The authors comprise their wide educational and learn event in addition to numerous updates which were made in keeping with reader suggestions. the second one version gains six newly further chapters that discover themes at the moment evolving within the box, including:
- Fixed results and combined results models
- Marginal types and generalized estimating equations
- Approximate equipment for generalized linear combined results models
- Multiple imputation and inverse chance weighted methods
- Smoothing tools for longitudinal data
- Sample dimension and power
Each bankruptcy provides equipment within the atmosphere of functions to info units drawn from the health and wellbeing sciences. New challenge units were additional to many chapters, and a comparable web site beneficial properties pattern courses and desktop output utilizing SAS, Stata, and R, in addition to information units and supplemental slides to facilitate an entire knowing of the material.
With its robust emphasis on multidisciplinary functions and the translation of effects, Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment version is a wonderful e-book for classes on information within the well-being and scientific sciences on the upper-undergraduate and graduate degrees. The publication additionally serves as a necessary reference for researchers and execs within the scientific, public health and wellbeing, and pharmaceutical fields in addition to these in social and behavioral sciences who wish to research extra approximately interpreting longitudinal data.
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