77. Mahalanobis Distance Application for Health Examination and Treatment of Missing Data

  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.cs77

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook

How to Cite

Taguchi, G., Chowdhury, S. and Wu, Y. (2007) Mahalanobis Distance Application for Health Examination and Treatment of Missing Data, in Taguchi's Quality Engineering Handbook, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470258354.cs77

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:

  • Mahalanobis distance;
  • medical checkup missing data;
  • discriminability;
  • missing data with item-by-item averages

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Collection and Sorting of Data

  • Medical Checkup Method

  • Simulation of Missing Measurements and Countermeasures

  • Results of Missing Data Calculation

  • Countermeasures for Missing Data

  • Conclusions

  • References