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Unformatted text preview: from class. 4. The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases conducted a study on 768 adult female Pima Indians living near Phoenix. The purpose of the study was to investigate factors related to diabetes. The data can be found in the class directory, pima.txt. The response variable is ’test’ (whether tested positive for diabetes or not). Find a good model for predicting diabetes. Which covariates are included? Interpret your results. Does your ﬁnal model ﬁt well? Give some evidence for or against. Compute a conﬁdence interval for the predicted probability of a positive test in your ﬁnal model for an individual with the average value of the included covariates....
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2012 for the course STA 7249 taught by Professor Daniels during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.
- Spring '08