Methods for improving regression analysis for skewed continuous or counted responses.

Abstract

Standard inference procedures for regression analysis make assumptions that are rarely satisfied in practice. Adjustments must be made to insure the validity of statistical inference. These adjustments, known for many years, are used routinely by some health researchers but not by others. We review some of these methods and give an example of their use in a… (More)

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@article{Afifi2007MethodsFI, title={Methods for improving regression analysis for skewed continuous or counted responses.}, author={Abdelmonem A. Afifi and Jenny B Kotlerman and Susan L. Ettner and Marie J Cowan}, journal={Annual review of public health}, year={2007}, volume={28}, pages={95-111} }