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    Empirical Survivor Function (esf)

    From page 26, chapter 2 of the reference "Tableman, M., & Kim, J. S. (2003). Survival analysis using S: analysis of time-to-event data. CRC press", I have found the definition of the empirical survivor function (esf) is S(t) = (number of individuals > t)/n . But from page 80, chapter 3 of...
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    How to develop a health coverage plan for a particular disease?

    Currently, there is no government health coverage for cancer in our country and the prevalence of this disease is increasing rapidly. So I have collected data on the cancer scenario of the country and want to conduct an academic research where I want to estimate how much money the government can...
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    Introductory references about total least squares

    I am an engineering student and I've been recently told about the Total Least Square (TLS) method. I am interested in applying it to topographic measurements and in comparing the results with the ordinary least squares (OLS) solution. I've been searching a lot but I couldn't find any tutorial...
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    R Markdown document-How do you display/format a References/Bibliography section?

    Hello, I am trying to write a scientific paper using R Markdown, but am unsure about the best way to include the references section. Since I have over 50 references (currently as a list of 50 PMIDs) I am looking for a fast way to format them in the style of the specific journal I want to...
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    Are Unbiasedness and Accuracy of the estimates, all to determine the sample size?

    For determining sample size , why is to focus on the unbiasedness and accuracy of the estimates ? Are this two properties, unbiasedness and accuracy of the estimates, all to determine the sample size ? In a simulation study of multilevel model, authors chose that combination of sample size...
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    [LISREL] Looking for a guide to understand output and modify measurement models

    Hi all, I am hoping someone can help me as I am so close to the end of my dissertation I can taste it! Okay, so my methodologist suggested that I create a Path Analysis model to test the relationships of my data obtained by community college students who were enrolled in online courses. Here...
  7. trinker

    Share Interesting Content/Stats Papers

    I am starting this thread because I have often seen people share papers or references for interesting papers they've been reading. This is a more formal version so we have a record we can go back to. I was envisioning something like we share: The reference A small sentence ditty about it...
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    Importing from Excel: SAS Newbie

    I have an Excel table. In SAS 9.2, I can use File > Import Data to bring that table into the SAS Explorer pane: contents of Work now includes that file. If I double-click on it, I get a VIEWTABLE pane showing the data. I am under the impression that it exists as a temporary file that I...