An empirical investigation of methods for interval estimation of the log odds ratio in discriminant analysis

Hirst, D.J., Ford, I. and Critchley, F. (1990) An empirical investigation of methods for interval estimation of the log odds ratio in discriminant analysis. Biometrika, 77(3), pp. 609-615.

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Abstract

Methods for interval estimation of the log odds ratio in discrimination are reviewed and assessed in a simulation study. The methods based on the approach of Rigby (1982) are shown to have very good properties in both the equal and unequal covariance matrix cases.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Ford, Professor Ian
Authors: Hirst, D.J., Ford, I., and Critchley, F.
Subjects:R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > Institute of Health and Wellbeing > Robertson Centre
Journal Name:Biometrika
Publisher:Oxford University Press
ISSN:0006-3444

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