75. Use of Mahalanobis Distance in Medical Diagnosis

  1. Dr. Genichi Taguchi engineering Executive Director Honorary Member,
  2. Dr. Subir Chowdhury aerospace engineering, industrial management chairman CEO world leader strategist author honorary member honorary doctorate and
  3. Yuin Wu B.S. in chemical engineering professor Executive Director consultant

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs75

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

How to Cite

Taguchi, G., Chowdhury, S. and Wu, Y. (2004) Use of Mahalanobis Distance in Medical Diagnosis, in Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs75

Author Information

  1. American Supplier Institute (ASI), USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 22 OCT 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471413349

Online ISBN: 9780470258354

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Keywords:

  • multivariate analysis;
  • biochemical investigation and data;
  • chronic liver disease;
  • chronic active hepatitis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Database and the Base Space

  • Data for Examinees Taking Special Medical Checkups

  • Analysis and Results

  • Another Application of Mahalanobis Distance

  • References