1. Analysis of over-and Underdispersed Data

  1. N. Balakrishnan
  1. Elizabeth Juarez-Colunga and
  2. C. B. Dean

Published Online: 13 JUN 2014

DOI: 10.1002/9781118596333.ch1

Methods and Applications of Statistics in Clinical Trials: Planning, Analysis, and Inferential Methods, Volume 2

Methods and Applications of Statistics in Clinical Trials: Planning, Analysis, and Inferential Methods, Volume 2

How to Cite

Juarez-Colunga, E. and Dean, C. B. (2014) Analysis of over-and Underdispersed Data, in Methods and Applications of Statistics in Clinical Trials: Planning, Analysis, and Inferential Methods, Volume 2 (ed N. Balakrishnan), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118596333.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 JUN 2014
  2. Published Print: 13 MAY 2014

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118304761

Online ISBN: 9781118596333

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Keywords:

  • discrete data;
  • binomial model;
  • parameter estimates;
  • binomial distribution;
  • Poisson distribution

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overdispersed Binomial and Count Models

  • Other Approaches to Account for Overdispersion

  • Underdispersion

  • Software Notes