Mantel-Haenszel test

Man·tel-Haen·szel test

(mahn'tel hāntz'el),
a summary chi-square test developed by Mantel and Haenszel for stratified data.

Haenszel,

William, U.S. epidemiologist and statistician, 1910–.
Mantel-Haenszel test - see under Mantel

Mantel,

Nathan, U.S. biostatistician, 1919-2002.
Mantel-Haenszel test - a summary chi-square test for stratified data, used when controlling for confounding.
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The Mantel-Haenszel test of homogeneity of risk ratios was used to assess whether the RR differed by race/ ethnicity.
The Mantel-Haenszel test of homogeneity indicated the difference in RR by race/ethnicity was not statistically significant (x2(2)= 0.
We compared response rates between treatment arms using the exact conditional version of the Mantel-Haenszel test to control for clustering by clinical center.
Statistically significant association, Mantel-Haenszel test, p<0.
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Originally published as Test item bias in 1983, the second edition focuses on the Mantel-Haenszel test, IRT-based methods, and logistic regression.
Data were analyzed by the Mantel-Haenszel test and [chi square] test with SPSS version 10.
The three comparisons were made by means of the Mantel-Haenszel test (Rosner, 1990) after stratifying the data by age and sex thus: 18- to 29-year old males, 18- to 29-year-old females, 30- to 40-year-old males, and 30- to 40-year old females.
Association of the bacteriologic or virologic findings and the clinical status of the cows was assessed statistically by the Mantel-Haenszel test (Statistix, Analytical Software, Tallahassee, FL).
Data were analyzed for significance of differences in performance using a computer program (SPSS-PC), which yielded a value for Pearson [chi square] probability, likelihood ratio [chi square] probability, and a Mantel-Haenszel test for linear association.
We used the Mantel-Haenszel test to compare categoric data from groups of patients.
In the analysis of survey responses, we accounted for uniformity of physician and respondent behaviors using Mantel-Haenszel tests to compare white versus black women, stratified by practice site.