A test of hypothesis on familial correlations.

Abstract

When familial data are analysed, the model usually employed assumes independence of family observations and constancy of interclass and intraclass correlations. A statistic for testing the validity of the assumptions of family independence and constant interclass and intraclass correlations is developed. The test statistic is for constant family size; it… (More)

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@article{Katapa1993ATO, title={A test of hypothesis on familial correlations.}, author={R S Katapa}, journal={Biometrics}, year={1993}, volume={49 2}, pages={569-76} }