An Introduction to Stochastic Compartmental Models in Pharmacokinetics

  • James H. Matis
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 145)

Abstract

Linear compartmental models are being widely used to model pharmacokinetic systems. Most of these models are deterministic and the statistical analysis of such models has been studied extensively. Many deterministic models are illustrated in other papers of this volume, and recent reviews are also given by Gibaldi and Perrier (1982), Godfrey (1983), and Jacquez (1985).

Keywords

Covariance Half Life Summing Reten 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • James H. Matis
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  1. 1.Department of StatisticsTexas A&M UniversityCollege StationUSA

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