Introduction to Logistic Regression

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


This introduction to logistic regression describes the reasons for the popularity of the logistic model, the model form, how the model may be applied, and several of its key features, particularly how an odds ratio can be derived and computed for this model.


Logistic Regression Logistic Model Risk Ratio Estimate Odds Ratio Logit Transformation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of EpidemiologyEmory University Rollins School of Public HealthAtlantaUSA

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