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Optimal Scaling of High-sensitivity Analysis of Health Predictors (250 Patients)

  • Ton J. Cleophas
  • Aeilko H. Zwinderman
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Abstract

In linear models of health predictors (x-values) and health outcomes (y-values), better power of testing can sometimes be obtained, if continuous predictor variables are converted into the best fit discretized ones. Examples are given.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ton J. Cleophas
    • 1
  • Aeilko H. Zwinderman
    • 2
  1. 1.Department Medicine Albert Schweitzer HospitalDordrechtThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Academic Medical CenterDepartment Biostatistics and EpidemiologyAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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