UCLA Department of Statistics

2009 Archives

SCC-TR-2010-0001: Carpinteria Childbearing Survey

Mine Çetinkaya

First 5 Santa Barbara County Early Care and Education Division conducted a voluntary survey on women in Carpinteria about their childbirth experience to help us design a program to benefit pregnant women and new moms. This report summarizes the results of this survey. First 5 Santa Barbara County Early Care and Education Division conducted a voluntary survey on women in Carpinteria about their childbirth experience to help us design a program to benefit pregnant women and new moms. This report summarizes the results of this survey.

Posted on Jul 02, 2009

SCC-TR-2009-0002: Surgery Preference of Orthopedic Surgeons Based on X-rays

Brigid Wilson, Mine Çetinkaya

Medical researchers at the UCLA Department of Orthopedics have conducted an online survey on surgeons. The survey collected information on the practice, training and what percentage of their practice involves treatment of pediatric patients and asked them whether or not they would recommend surgery based on a series of x-rays. We provided them with a multi-level analysis on whether or not there were significant differences between surgery preference rates based on the variables described above.

Posted on Jul 02, 2009

SCC-TR-2009-0001: Thyroid Cancer and Iodine Levels

Brigid Wilson, Mine Çetinkaya

We provided medical researchers from UCLA Medical Center, Division of Endocrinology who were planning a study investigating iodine levels of thyroid cancer patients with a power analysis in order to help them determine the sample size required for certain effect size and power combinations.

Posted on Jul 02, 2009