Date: Wed, 18 Dec 2002 12:06:11 -0800
Reply-To: Dave Andrae <daandrae@YAHOO.COM>
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From: Dave Andrae <daandrae@YAHOO.COM>
Subject: Re: help on power analysis
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Statistical Power Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences
by Jacob Cohen
--- "Lai L." <laihere@YAHOO.COM> wrote:
> Hi, I am working on power analysis for a study sample
> design with correlated observations and need your
> recommendations on useful referece books, websites or
> Briefly, here is what our study design is like: we
> will recruit 20 health workers, each of whom will find
> "n" smokers in his community. Half of them will be
> randomly assigned to receive certain treatment, half
> of them don't. At the end of study period, we will
> check if smokers quit smoking in both groups. So the
> outcome will be binomial. And these "n" smokers will
> be correlated to some degree. Our power analysis has
> to address this correlation problem.
> I look forward to hearing your advice. Thank you
> very much!
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