Re: [S] Generalized Linear Mixed Models

Prof Brian Ripley (ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk)
Mon, 23 Feb 1998 21:20:53 +0000 (GMT)


Jim Robison-Cox wrote:
>
> On Mon, 23 Feb 1998 janey@utstat.toronto.edu wrote:
> > Has anyone written an Splus program that will do
> > generalized linear mixed models?
> >
> > Janey
>
> Sounds like you need generalized estimating equations. Vince Carey has
> them worked up in the gee module for Splus.
>
> See Statlib S Archive
> http://lib.stat.cmu.edu/S/ and look for this entry
>
> gee
> A shar file containing S functions and a C engine for the
> Liang/Zeger generalized estimating equation approach to GLMs for
> dependent data. This revision includes support of model formulae.
> (carey@biostat.harvard.edu) [5/April/90][5/July/90][27/June/91] [18/July/92]
> [8/Aug/92] [31/May/94][22/Oct/96] (228 kbytes) There is also a
> precompiled DOS/Windows version
>

The version at

http://biosun1.harvard.edu/~carey/gee.html

(Unix)

http://lib.stat.cmu.edu/DOS/S/SWin/gee.html

(Windows, S-PLUS 3.x or 4.x)

is much newer and has some significant bugs fixed.

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Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley@stats.ox.ac.uk
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