General Tests for Spatial Clustering : Case-Control Point Data

Part of the Statistics for Biology and Health book series (SBH)


We shall consider here the problem of detecting disease clustering in space based on case-control location data, which is illustrated by the following two examples with Tables 6.1 and 6.2.


Postal Code General Test Null Distribution Spatial Cluster Childhood Leukemia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Technology Assesment & BiostatisticsNational Institute of Public HealthWakoJapan

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