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Re: R: R: st: multile comparison among incidence rates

From   Maarten buis <>
Subject   Re: R: R: st: multile comparison among incidence rates
Date   Fri, 4 Apr 2008 09:32:40 +0100 (BST)

--- Carlo Lazzaro <> wrote:
> thnks a lot for your kind reply and for pointing out the feasibiliy
> of Bonferroni correection for tests involving dichotomous variables.
> BTW, have you got any reference about that?

The logic behind the Bonferroni correction is general, and applies to
all statistical tests. See for instance:

J Martin Bland and Douglas G Altman, "Multiple significance tests: the
Bonferroni method", BMJ 1995;310:170
Hope this helps,

Maarten L. Buis
Department of Social Research Methodology
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
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The Netherlands

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