Note on interval estimation of the difference between proportions from correlated series
Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006
Copyright © 1985 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Statistics in Medicine
Volume 4, Issue 1, pages 23–27, January/March 1985
How to Cite
Hsieh, C.-C. (1985), Note on interval estimation of the difference between proportions from correlated series. Statist. Med., 4: 23–27. doi: 10.1002/sim.4780040105
- Issue published online: 12 OCT 2006
- Article first published online: 12 OCT 2006
- Manuscript Revised: AUG 1984
- Manuscript Received: JUL 1983
- Follow-up study;
- Interval estimation;
- Matched pairs;
- McNemar's test
This paper presents a procedure for estimating the confidence interval of the difference between proportions in paired observations. As an extension of McNemar's test, this large sample interval estimation procedure uses a variance estimator obtained at the limit and is not conditional on the number of discordant pairs.