Statistical Theory & Methods Products

  • Absolute Risk

    Methods and Applications in Clinical Management and Public Health

    By Ruth M. Pfeiffer, Mitchell H. Gail

    Absolute Risk: Methods and Applications in Clinical Management and Public Health provides theory and examples to demonstrate the importance of absolute risk in counseling patients, devising public health strategies, and clinical management. The book provides sufficient technical detail to allow…

    Hardback – 2017-07-03 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability

  • Healthcare Analytics

    Foundations and Frontiers

    By Edward M. Rafalski, Ross M. Mullner

    The Affordable Care Act (ACT) and free market reforms in healthcare are generating a rapid change of pace. The "electronification" of medical records from paper to digital, which is required to meet the meaningful use standards set forth by the Act, is advancing what and how information can be…

    Hardback – 2017-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • Data Analysis Using Hierarchical Generalized Linear Models with R

    By Youngjo Lee, Lars Ronnegard, Maengseok Noh

    Since their introduction, hierarchical generalized linear models (HGLMs) have proven useful in various fields by allowing random effects in regression models. Interest in the topic has grown, and various practical analytical tools have been developed. This book summarizes developments within the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-29 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Statistical Regression and Classification

    From Linear Models to Machine Learning

    By Norman Matloff

    Statistical Regression and Classification: From Linear Models to Machine Learning takes an innovative look at the traditional statistical regression course, presenting a contemporary treatment in line with today's applications and users. It is intended for courses with students from statistics,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-28 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

  • The Data Book

    Collection and Management of Research Data

    By Meredith Zozus

    Principles of research data collection and management is the first practical book written for researchers and research team members covering the do’s and don’ts about handling data for research. The book covers basic types of data and fundamentals of how data grow, move and change over time.…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Applied Epidemiologic Principles and Concepts

    Clinicians' Guide to Study Design and Conduct, 2nd Edition

    By Laurens Holmes, Jr.

    This book provides practical knowledge to clinicians and biomedical researchers using biological and biochemical specimen/samples in order to understand health and disease processes at cellular, clinical, and population levels. Concepts and techniques provided will help researchers design and…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    CRC Press

  • Applied Survey Data Analysis, Second Edition

    By Steven G. Heeringa, Brady T. West, Patricia A. Berglund

    Highly recommended by the Journal of Official Statistics, The American Statistician, and other journals, Applied Survey Data Analysis, Second Edition provides an up-to-date overview of state-of-the-art approaches to the analysis of complex sample survey data. Building on the wealth of material on…

    Hardback – 2017-05-31 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Statistics in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • Introduction to Functional Data Analysis

    By Piotr Kokoszka, Matthew Reimherr

    Introduction to Functional Data Analysis provides a concise textbook introduction to the field. It explains how to analyze functional data, both at exploratory and inferential levels. It also provides a systematic and accessible exposition of the methodology and the required mathematical framework.…

    Hardback – 2017-05-29 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

  • Uncertainty Analysis of Experimental Data with R

    By Benjamin David Shaw

    "This would be an excellent book for undergraduate, graduate and beyond….The style of writing is easy to read and the author does a good job of adding humor in places. The integration of basic programming in R with the data that is collected for any experiment provides a powerful platform for…

    Hardback – 2017-05-26 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Generalized Linear Models with Random Effects

    Unified Analysis via H-likelihood, Second Edition

    By Youngjo Lee, John A. Nelder, Yudi Pawitan

    This is the second edition of a monograph on generalized linear models with random effects that extends the classic work of McCullagh and Nelder. It has been thoroughly updated, with around 80 pages added, including new material on the extended likelihood approach that strengthens the theoretical…

    Hardback – 2017-05-18 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics & Applied Probability

  • Clinical Trial Optimization Using R

    Edited by Alex Dmitrienko, Erik Pulkstenis

    The main goal of this book is to define a unified framework for clinical trial optimization based on a comprehensive quantitative evaluation of relevant clinical scenarios (using the clinical scenario evaluation approach) and introduce best practices for simulationbased optimization. The book will…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

  • Statistical and Machine-Learning Data Mining

    Techniques for Better Predictive Modeling and Analysis of Big Data, Third Edition

    By Bruce Ratner

    The third edition of a bestseller, Statistical and Machine-Learning Data Mining: Techniques for Better Predictive Modeling and Analysis of Big Data is still the only book, to date, to distinguish between statistical data mining and machine-learning data mining. is a compilation of new and creative…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

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