multivariate analysis

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Noun1.multivariate analysis - a generic term for any statistical technique used to analyze data from more than one variable
statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
statistical method, statistical procedure - a method of analyzing or representing statistical data; a procedure for calculating a statistic
multiple correlation, multiple regression - a statistical technique that predicts values of one variable on the basis of two or more other variables
regression analysis - the use of regression to make quantitative predictions of one variable from the values of another
correlational analysis - the use of statistical correlation to evaluate the strength of the relations between variables
analysis of variance, ANOVA - a statistical method for making simultaneous comparisons between two or more means; a statistical method that yields values that can be tested to determine whether a significant relation exists between variables
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the asset optimization software company, announced an Implementation Service Provider (ISP) and training partnership with multivariate analysis consulting and education experts ProSensus, Inc.
Multivariate analysis of variance can identify the existing (co) variation between the response variables (HAIR et al.
In a textbook for an introductory graduate statistics/research design course, Meyers, Gamst, and Guarino explain a range of multivariate research designs and analysis in a readable and mostly non-mathematical manner; and demonstrate how to perform, interpret, and report the results of multivariate analysis.
At the request of the authors and the hospital, the article titled "The Impact of Graft Nephrectomy on Subsequent Trans-plants: Multivariate Analysis of Risk Factors for Second Graft Loss and for Multiple Transplantations-A Single-Center Retrospective Study" [1] hasbeenretracted.
McGregor is the president and founder of ProSensus, a company based in Hamilton that provides multivariate analysis consulting, software and education to clients around the world.
In a multivariate analysis adjusted for stroke, MI, hypertension, diabetes, and use of antiplatelet agents or anticoagulants during the period 5-10 years prior to diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, the use of benzodiazepines was independently associated with a 51% increased risk of subsequent Alzheimer's compared with nonusers.
By means of a multivariate analysis, researchers revealed that acute myocardial infarction (AMI) was strongly dependent on temperature.
In a multivariate analysis involving 22,876 subjects over age 50 years at baseline in the longitudinal, prospective Health and Retirement Study, those who had mild or moderate functional decline at enrollment or who developed it during an average 8.
This was the case in a multivariate analysis controlling for traditional cardiovascular risk factors as well as use of statins, beta-blockers, and other medications known to reduce cardiovascular risk, Dr.
Only one other characteristic included in a multivariate analysis was associated with consistent condom use: Participants were more likely to report consistent use during intervals in which they had had multiple partners than in periods in which they had had only one (1.
In material on data handling, model selection and interpretation he covers preprocessing, missing data in multivariate analysis, model and dimensionality selection, interpreting component models, improving interpretation through rotations, graphical displays for components, residuals, outliers, and robustness and in information on multiway data and their analysis he describes modeling multiway profile data and rating scale data, performing exploratory longitudinal analysis, three-mode clustering, multiway contingency tables, three-way binary data and moving to four-way data and beyond.

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