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Applied Logistic Regression / Edition 1

Applied Logistic Regression / Edition 1

by David W. Hosmer Jr., Stanley Lemeshow


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ISBN-13: 9780471615538
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 01/28/1989
Series: Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics - Applied Probability and Statistics Section Series , #237
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 6.33(w) x 9.31(h) x 0.99(d)

About the Author

DAVID W. HOSMER, Jr., PhD, is Professor Emeritus ofBiostatistics at the School of Public Health and Health Sciences atthe University of Massachusetts Amherst.

STANLEY LEMESHOW, PhD, is Professor of Biostatistics andFounding Dean of the College of Public Health at The Ohio StateUniversity, Columbus, Ohio.

RODNEY X. STURDIVANT, PhD, is Associate Professor andFounding Director of the Center for Data Analysis and Statistics atthe United States Military Academy at West Point, New York.

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Table of Contents

Introduction to the Logistic Regression Model.
The Multiple Logistic Regression Model.
Interpretation of the Coefficients of the Logistic Regression Model.
Model-Building Strategies and Methods for Logistic Regression.
Assessing the Fit of the Model.
Application of Logistic Regression with Different Sampling Models.
Logistic Regression for Matched Case-Control Studies.
Special Topics.

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"This well written, organized, comprehensive, and useful book will be appreciated by graduate students and researchers." (Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, January 2006)

"...the revised text continues to provide a focused introduction to the logistic regression model and its use in methods for modelling..." (Short Book Reviews, Vol. 21, No. 2, August 2001)

"In this revised and updated edition of the popular test, the authors incorporate theoretical and computing advances from the last decade." (Journal of the American Statistical Association, September 2001)

" excellent book that balances many objectives well.... All statistical practitioners...can benefit from this book...Applied Logistic Regression is an ideal choice." (Technometrics, February 2002)

"...a focused introduction to the logistic regression model and its use in methods for modeling the relationship between a categorical outcome variable and a set of covariates." (Zentralblatt MATH, Vol. 967, 2001/17)

" remains an extremely valuable text for everyone working or teaching in fields like epidemiology..." (Statistics in Medicine, No.21, 2002)

"...The book is a classic, extremely well written, and it includes a variety of software packages and real examples...." (The Statistician, Vol. 51, No.2, 2002)

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