Provides an introduction to Bayesian and multilevel modelling in disease mapping. Discusses 3 applications in detail; relative risk estimation, focused clustering, and ecological analysis. Suitable for public health workers and epidemiologists with a sound statistical knowledge.
Table of Contents
0.1 Standard notation for multilevel
0.2 Spatial multiple-membership models and
the MMMC notation.
0.3 Standard notation for WinBUGS models.
1. Disease mapping basics.
1.1 Disease mapping and map reconstruction.