Medical Statistics Products

  • Longitudinal Structural Equation Modeling

    A Comprehensive Introduction

    By Jason T. Newsom

    This comprehensive resource reviews structural equation modeling (SEM) strategies for longitudinal data to help readers see which modeling options are available for which hypotheses. The author demonstrates how SEM is related to other longitudinal data techniques throughout. By exploring…

    Paperback – 2015-06-18
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Applying the Rasch Model

    Fundamental Measurement in the Human Sciences, Third Edition

    By Trevor Bond, Christine M. Fox

    Cited over 1900 times, this classic text facilitates a deep understanding of the Rasch model. The authors review the crucial properties of the model and demonstrate its use with a variety of examples from education, psychology, and health. A glossary and numerous illustrations aid the reader's…

    Paperback – 2015-06-16

  • Multivariate Applications in Substance Use Research

    New Methods for New Questions

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

    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…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Psychology Press
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • The Elements of Vital Statistics (Routledge Revivals)

    By Sir Arthur Newsholme

    First published in 1889, this book provides a guide to vital statistics- the science of numbers applied to the life-history of communities and nations- in relation to medical problems. Chapters cover a wide variety of categories including population, births and deaths, sickness, occupation and…

    Hardback – 2015-05-08
    Routledge Revivals

  • Handbook of Item Response Theory Modeling

    Applications to Typical Performance Assessment

    Edited by Steven P. Reise, Dennis A. Revicki

    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…

    Paperback – 2014-12-12
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Longitudinal Analysis

    Modeling Within-Person Fluctuation and Change

    By Lesa Hoffman

    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…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • 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.…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04

  • Approaching Multivariate Analysis, 2nd Edition

    A Practical Introduction

    By Pat Dugard, John Todman, Harry Staines

    This fully updated new edition not only provides an introduction to a range of advanced statistical techniques that are used in psychology, but has been expanded to include new chapters describing methods and examples of particular interest to medical researchers. It takes a very practical approach…

    Paperback – 2014-08-15

  • Invariant Measurement

    Using Rasch Models in the Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences

    By George Engelhard Jr.

    This introductory text describes the principles of invariant measurement, how invariant measurement can be achieved with Rasch models, and how to use invariant measurement to solve measurement problems in the social, behavioral, and health sciences. Rasch models are used throughout but a comparison…

    Paperback – 2012-12-11

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