By Joseph L. Fleiss,Bruce Levin,Myunghee Cho Paik

"This ebook is to be instructed as a typical shelf reference . . . and as a ‘must’ to be learn by way of all who desire to higher use and comprehend facts concerning dichotomous or dichotomizable measurements."
American magazine of Psychiatry

In the 2 many years because the moment variation of Statistical equipment for charges and Proportions was once released, evolving applied sciences and new methodologies have considerably replaced the way in which today’s records are considered and dealt with. The explosive improvement of private computing and statistical software program has facilitated the delicate research of information, placing functions that have been as soon as the area of experts into the fingers of each researcher.

The Third Edition of this significant textual content addresses those alterations and brings the literature modern. whereas the former variation all for using computer and hand held calculators, the recent variation takes complete good thing about smooth computing energy with out wasting the stylish simplicity that made the textual content so well liked by scholars and practitioners alike. In authoritative but transparent terminology, the authors have introduced the technology of information research brand new with no compromising its accessibility.

Features of the Third Edition include:

  • New fabric on pattern dimension calculations and matters in medical trials, and fully new chapters on single-sample information, logistic regression, Poisson regression, regression types for matched samples, the research of correlated binary facts, and techniques for interpreting fourfold tables with lacking data
  • The addition of many new difficulties, either numerical and theoretical
  • Answer sections for numerical difficulties and tricks for tackling the theoretical ones
  • A frequentist technique more suitable by way of the inclusion of empirical Bayesian method the place appropriate

Combining the most recent learn with the unique stories that validated the former variants as leaders within the box, Statistical equipment for premiums and Proportions, 3rd Edition will remain a useful source for college students, statisticians, biostatisticians, and epidemiologists.

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