Modern Methods for Epidemiology


ISBN: 978-94-007-3023-6 (Print) 978-94-007-3024-3 (Online)
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Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Book Chapter

    Pages 1-13

    Confounding and Causal Path Diagrams

  3. Book Chapter

    Pages 15-31

    Statistical Modelling of Partially Observed Data Using Multiple Imputation: Principles and Practice

  4. Book Chapter

    Pages 33-55

    Measurement Errors in Epidemiology

  5. Book Chapter

    Pages 57-71

    Selection Bias in Epidemiologic Studies

  6. Book Chapter

    Pages 73-91

    Multilevel Modelling

  7. Book Chapter

    Pages 93-115

    Modelling Data That Exhibit an Excess Number of Zeros: Zero-Inflated Models and Generic Mixture Models

  8. Book Chapter

    Pages 117-140

    Multilevel Latent Class Modelling

  9. Book Chapter

    Pages 141-155

    Bayesian Bivariate Disease Mapping

  10. Book Chapter

    Pages 157-172

    A Multivariate Random Frailty Effects Model for Multiple Spatially Dependent Survival Data

  11. Book Chapter

    Pages 173-189

    Meta-analysis of Observational Studies

  12. Book Chapter

    Pages 191-203

    Directed Acyclic Graphs and Structural Equation Modelling

  13. Book Chapter

    Pages 205-221

    Latent Growth Curve Models

  14. Book Chapter

    Pages 223-241

    Growth Mixture Modelling for Life Course Epidemiology

  15. Book Chapter

    Pages 243-260

    G-estimation for Accelerated Failure Time Models

  16. Book Chapter

    Pages 261-278

    Generalised Additive Models

  17. Book Chapter

    Pages 279-290

    Regression and Classification Trees

  18. Book Chapter

    Pages 291-311

    Statistical Interactions and Gene-Environment Joint Effects

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 313-314