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  1. Bayesian Analysis for Population Ecology

    By Ruth King, Byron Morgan, Olivier Gimenez, Steve Brooks

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Novel Statistical Tools for Conserving and Managing Populations By gathering information on key demographic parameters, scientists can often predict how populations will develop in the future and relate these parameters to external influences, such as global warming. Because of their ability to...

    Published October 29th 2009 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Statistical Detection and Surveillance of Geographic Clusters

    By Peter Rogerson, Ikuho Yamada

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    The widespread popularity of geographic information systems (GIS) has led to new insights in countless areas of application. It has facilitated not only the collection and storage of geographic data, but also the display of such data. Building on this progress by using an integrated approach,...

    Published December 23rd 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Statistical and Computational Pharmacogenomics

    By Rongling Wu, Min Lin

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Due to the tremendous accumulation of data for genetic markers, pharmacogenomics, the study of the functions and interactions of all genes in the overall variability of drug response, is one of the hottest areas of research in biomedical science. Statistical and Computational Pharmacogenomics...

    Published August 7th 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  4. Bayesian Disease Mapping

    Hierarchical Modeling in Spatial Epidemiology

    By Andrew B. Lawson

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Focusing on data commonly found in public health databases and clinical settings, Bayesian Disease Mapping: Hierarchical Modeling in Spatial Epidemiology provides an overview of the main areas of Bayesian hierarchical modeling and its application to the geographical analysis of disease. The book...

    Published August 4th 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Meta-analysis of Binary Data Using Profile Likelihood

    By Dankmar Bohning, Sasivimol Rattanasiri, Ronny Kuhnert

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Providing reliable information on an intervention effect, meta-analysis is a powerful statistical tool for analyzing and combining results from individual studies. Meta-Analysis of Binary Data Using Profile Likelihood focuses on the analysis and modeling of a meta-analysis with individually pooled...

    Published March 26th 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  6. Correspondence Analysis in Practice, Second Edition

    By Michael Greenacre

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Drawing on the author’s experience in social and environmental research, Correspondence Analysis in Practice, Second Edition shows how the versatile method of correspondence analysis (CA) can be used for data visualization in a wide variety of situations. This completely revised, up-to-date edition...

    Published May 6th 2007 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Statistical and Probabilistic Methods in Actuarial Science

    By Philip J. Boland

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Statistical and Probabilistic Methods in Actuarial Science covers many of the diverse methods in applied probability and statistics for students aspiring to careers in insurance, actuarial science, and finance. The book builds on students’ existing knowledge of probability and statistics by...

    Published March 4th 2007 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Statistics for Fission Track Analysis

    By Rex F. Galbraith

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Statistical analyses of the numbers, lengths, and orientations of fission tracks etched in minerals yield dating and thermal history information valuable in geological and geoscience applications, particularly in oil exploration. Fission tracks can be represented mathematically by a stochastic...

    Published May 23rd 2005 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  9. Generalized Latent Variable Modeling

    Multilevel, Longitudinal, and Structural Equation Models

    By Anders Skrondal, Sophia Rabe-Hesketh

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    This book unifies and extends latent variable models, including multilevel or generalized linear mixed models, longitudinal or panel models, item response or factor models, latent class or finite mixture models, and structural equation models. Following a gentle introduction to latent variable...

    Published May 10th 2004 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Measurement Error and Misclassification in Statistics and Epidemiology

    Impacts and Bayesian Adjustments

    By Paul Gustafson

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Mismeasurement of explanatory variables is a common hazard when using statistical modeling techniques, and particularly so in fields such as biostatistics and epidemiology where perceived risk factors cannot always be measured accurately. With this perspective and a focus on both continuous and...

    Published September 24th 2003 by Chapman and Hall/CRC