Saddlepoint distribution function approximations in biostatistical inference

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Abstract

Applications of saddlepoint approximations to distribution functions are reviewed. Calculations are provided for marginal distributions and conditional distributions. These approximations are applied to problems of testing and generating confidence intervals, particularly in canonical exponential families.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)59-71
Number of pages13
JournalStatistical Methods in Medical Research
Volume12
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Epidemiology
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Health Information Management

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