This book introduces the reader to a Bayesian approach to repeated measures and will include WinBUGS code. The book covers diagnostic procedures for repeated measures along with a complete treatment of missing data and uses a multinomial model to analyze binary and count data and the more general...
To Be Published June 26th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Written by a biostatistics expert with over 20 years of experience in the field, Bayesian Methods in Epidemiology presents statistical methods used in epidemiology from a Bayesian viewpoint. It employs the software package WinBUGS to carry out the analyses and offers the code in the text and for...
Published August 13th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Useful in many areas of medicine and biology, Bayesian methods are particularly attractive tools for the design of clinical trials and diagnostic tests, which are based on established information, usually from related previous studies. Advanced Bayesian Methods for Medical Test Accuracy begins with...
Published August 1st 2011 by CRC Press
Using WinBUGS to implement Bayesian inferences of estimation and testing hypotheses, Bayesian Methods for Measures of Agreement presents useful methods for the design and analysis of agreement studies. It focuses on agreement among the various players in the diagnostic process. The author employs...
Published January 12th 2009 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
There are numerous advantages to using Bayesian methods in diagnostic medicine, which is why they are employed more and more today in clinical studies. Exploring Bayesian statistics at an introductory level, Bayesian Biostatistics and Diagnostic Medicine illustrates how to apply these methods to...
Published July 12th 2007 by Chapman and Hall/CRC