Part of the Advances in Forensic Haemogenetics book series (HAEMOGENETICS, volume 1)
Paternity Index (PI)
As we are discussing the solution to a problem of biostatistical inference it is best to begin by defining the problem. The problem of disputed paternity can be reduced to the following question:
Is this man the father of this child, or not?
KeywordsNull Hypothesis Posterior Probability Prior Probability Ideal Solution Meaningful Statement
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