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New and Published Books

  1. Multivariate Applications in Substance Use Research

    New Methods for New Questions

    Edited by Jennifer S. Rose, Laurie Chassin, Clark C. Presson, Steven J. Sherman

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    This edited volume introduces the latest advances in quantitative methods and illustrates ways to apply these methods to important questions in substance use research. The goal is to provide a forum for dialogue between methodologists developing innovative multivariate statistical methods and...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Sample Size Calculations for Clustered and Longitudinal Outcomes in Clinical Research

    By Chul Ahn, Moonseoung Heo, Song Zhang

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Accurate sample size calculation ensures that clinical studies have adequate power to detect clinically meaningful effects. This results in the efficient use of resources and avoids exposing a disproportionate number of patients to experimental treatments caused by an overpowered study. Sample...

    Published December 16th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Handbook of Item Response Theory Modeling

    Applications to Typical Performance Assessment

    Edited by Steven P. Reise, Dennis A. Revicki

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    Item response theory (IRT) has moved beyond the confines of educational measurement into assessment domains such as personality, psychopathology, and patient-reported outcomes. Classic and emerging IRT methods and applications that are revolutionizing psychological measurement, particularly for...

    Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Inference Principles for Biostatisticians

    By Ian C. Marschner

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Designed for students training to become biostatisticians as well as practicing biostatisticians, Inference Principles for Biostatisticians presents the theoretical and conceptual foundations of biostatistics. It covers the theoretical underpinnings essential to understanding subsequent core...

    Published December 9th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Handbook of Intraindividual Variability Across the Life Span

    Edited by Manfred Diehl, Karen Hooker, Martin J. Sliwinski

    Intraindividual variability (IIV) of human development and behavior across the entire life-span is explored in this new book. Leading researchers summarize recent findings on the extent, role, and function of IIV in human development with a focus on how, when, and why individuals change over time....

    Published December 7th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Longitudinal Analysis

    Modeling Within-Person Fluctuation and Change

    By Lesa Hoffman

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    Longitudinal Analysis provides an accessible, application-oriented treatment of introductory and advanced linear models for within-person fluctuation and change. Organized by research design and data type, the text uses in-depth examples to provide a complete description of the model-building...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Modelling Survival Data in Medical Research, Third Edition

    By David Collett

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

    Modelling Survival Data in Medical Research describes the modelling approach to the analysis of survival data using a wide range of examples from biomedical research. Well known for its nontechnical style, this third edition contains new chapters on frailty models and their applications, competing...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Noninferiority Testing in Clinical Trials

    Issues and Challenges

    By Tie-Hua Ng

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Take Your NI Trial to the Next Level Reflecting the vast research on noninferiority (NI) designs from the past 15 years, Noninferiority Testing in Clinical Trials: Issues and Challenges explains how to choose the NI margin as a small fraction of the therapeutic effect of the active control in a...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  9. Adaptive Design Theory and Implementation Using SAS and R, Second Edition

    By Mark Chang

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Get Up to Speed on Many Types of Adaptive Designs Since the publication of the first edition, there have been remarkable advances in the methodology and application of adaptive trials. Incorporating many of these new developments, Adaptive Design Theory and Implementation Using SAS and R, Second...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Clinical Trial Biostatistics and Biopharmaceutical Applications

    Edited by Walter R. Young, Ding-Geng (Din) Chen

    Since 1945, "The Annual Deming Conference on Applied Statistics" has been an important event in the statistics profession. In Clinical Trial Biostatistics and Biopharmaceutical Applications, prominent speakers from past Deming conferences present novel biostatistical methodologies in clinical...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC