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Outliers drg

outliers, drg

In health care reimbursement, especially in the prospective payment system, those patients who require an unusually long hospital stay or whose stay generates unusually high costs.


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Evolution and hatchery populations

... whatever), the breeding cycle is just a statistical tendency, so the collected stock are not necessarily all 3-year breeders, some could be the outliers in the 2-year stock whose offspring would not always be present. (and every 6 years - every other sampling - the collected population should ...

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by Darby
Thu Apr 05, 2012 4:36 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution and hatchery populations
Replies: 5
Views: 2869

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... the same amount of mutations. If you look at figure 2 in the paper you cited, this is not the case. It is not necessary to look at the four outliers to reach this conclusion. The amount of change is quite variable even among populations that experienced the same temperature difference. In ...

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by AstraSequi
Tue Feb 14, 2012 5:37 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 562
Views: 935746

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... and their descendents whose brains average about 80 cm3 (5 in3) larger than those of Africans and their descendents. Although critics can pick outliers to show counter-examples and suggest opposite trends (as could critics of a statement that men are, on average, taller than women) the aggregated ...

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by beachlover
Sun Apr 04, 2010 2:01 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 272751

help on correct descriptive statistics of a project

... I'm still not sure if I have to use mean or median because it's not clear to me if there's normal distribution in each group. You can see a few outliers in 3 of the 4 groups but I don't know if they are systematic because of the small amount of data (I'll post the picture with the QQplots) Because ...

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by Lucanus cervus
Thu Dec 06, 2007 3:29 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: help on correct descriptive statistics of a project
Replies: 4
Views: 3751


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