UCLA Department of Statistics

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

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.

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