Meta-analysis of binary data using profile likelihood / Dankmar Bohning, Ronny Kuhnert, Sasivimol Rattanasiri.

Author
Bohning, Dankmar [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2008.
Description
1 online resource (207 p.)

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Series
  • Interdisciplinary statistics. [More in this series]
  • Chapman & Hall/CRC interdisciplinary statistics series
Summary note
Focuses on the analysis and modeling of a meta-analysis with individually pooled data. This book explores alternatives to the profile likelihood method, including approximated likelihood and multilevel models, and shows how the nonparametric profile maximum likelihood estimator can be computed via the EM algorithm with a gradient function update.
Notes
A Chapman & Hall book.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-182) and indexes.
Language note
English
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Abbreviations; CHAPTER 1: Introduction; CHAPTER 2: The basic model; CHAPTER 3: Modeling unobserved heterogeneity; CHAPTER 4: Modeling covariate information; CHAPTER 5: Alternative approaches; CHAPTER 6: Incorporating covariate information and unobserved heterogeneity; CHAPTER 7: Working with CAMAP; CHAPTER 8: Estimation of odds ratio using the profile likelihood; CHAPTER 9: Quantification of heterogeneity in a MAIPD; CHAPTER 10: Scrapie in Europe: a multicountry surveillance study as a MAIPD; APPENDIX A; Bibliography; Author index; Subject index
ISBN
  • 0-429-14199-8
  • 1-281-35747-2
  • 9786611357474
  • 1-4200-1133-2
OCLC
  • 476156177
  • 230751361
Doi
  • 10.1201/9781420011333
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