Modeling Strategy for Assessing Interaction and Confounding

  • David G. Kleinbaum
Part of the Statistics in the Health sciences book series (SBH)


This chapter continues the previous chapter (Chapter 6) that gives general guidelines for a strategy for determining a best model using a logistic regression procedure. The focus of this chapter is the interaction and confounding assessment stages of the model building strategy.


Modeling Strategy Product Term Estimate Odds Ratio Surgical Wound Infection Interaction Assessment 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • David G. Kleinbaum
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  1. 1.Department of EpidemiologyEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA

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