By Garrett M. Fitzmaurice

Praise for the 1st Edition

". . . [this booklet] might be at the shelf of each person drawn to . . . longitudinal facts analysis."
Journal of the yankee Statistical Association

Features newly constructed subject matters and purposes of the research of longitudinal data

Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment variation provides glossy equipment for reading info from longitudinal reviews and now gains the most recent state of the art options. The e-book emphasizes sensible, instead of theoretical, elements of tools for the research of numerous varieties of longitudinal facts that may be utilized throughout a variety of fields of analysis, from the wellbeing and fitness and scientific sciences to the social and behavioral sciences.

The authors include their huge educational and study adventure besides a number of updates which have been made in line with reader suggestions. the second one variation positive factors six newly extra chapters that discover issues at present evolving within the box, including:

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

Each bankruptcy offers tools within the environment of purposes to facts units drawn from the well-being sciences. New challenge units were additional to many chapters, and a similar 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 robust emphasis on multidisciplinary purposes and the translation of effects, Applied Longitudinal Analysis, moment variation is a superb publication for classes on information within the health and wellbeing and scientific sciences on the upper-undergraduate and graduate degrees. The booklet additionally serves as a helpful reference for researchers and pros within the scientific, public wellbeing and fitness, and pharmaceutical fields in addition to these in social and behavioral sciences who wish to examine extra approximately examining longitudinal data.

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