By Garrett M. Fitzmaurice
Praise for the 1st Edition
". . . [this publication] may be at the shelf of every person drawn to . . . longitudinal facts analysis."
—Journal of the yankee Statistical Association
Features newly constructed themes and functions of the research of longitudinal data
Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment variation offers smooth equipment for reading information from longitudinal reviews and now beneficial properties the most recent cutting-edge thoughts. The ebook emphasizes sensible, instead of theoretical, elements of equipment for the research of various different types of longitudinal information 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 contain their vast educational and examine event besides a variety of updates which were made in accordance with reader suggestions. the second one variation beneficial properties six newly extra chapters that discover themes presently 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 chance weighted methods
- Smoothing equipment for longitudinal data
- Sample measurement and power
Each bankruptcy provides tools within the environment of functions to facts units drawn from the health and wellbeing sciences. New challenge units were extra to many chapters, and a similar web site beneficial properties pattern courses and machine output utilizing SAS, Stata, and R, in addition to information units and supplemental slides to facilitate a whole realizing of the material.
With its powerful emphasis on multidisciplinary purposes and the translation of effects, Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment variation is a wonderful booklet for classes on information within the health and wellbeing and clinical sciences on the upper-undergraduate and graduate degrees. The booklet additionally serves as a invaluable reference for researchers and pros within the clinical, public wellbeing and fitness, and pharmaceutical fields in addition to these in social and behavioral sciences who wish to examine extra approximately reading longitudinal data.
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