Guttman, Louis

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Louis, Israeli psychologist, 1906–.
Guttman scale - attitude scale. Synonym(s): cumulative scale
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The cumulative scale score for a single Report Card is calculated by dividing the sum of the individual item scores by the total number of completed items.
Theoretically, the closer a total cumulative scale score is to 4.
He looks at the Guttman scale, the imperfect cumulative scale, confirmation or exploration, an example of a cumulative scale: American religious beliefs, the probabilistic dominance model: monotome homogeneity and double monotonicity, cumulative scaling with polytomous items, and remaining issues.
On a cumulative scale, it will be building up the infrastructure of the city," he said.
The HMO Alliance, a limited liability corporation based in Irving, Texas, brings provider-sponsored health plans value through a national organization that lets its members use their cumulative scale to negotiate advantageous purchasing arrangements for services such as reinsurance, pharmacy contracts, demand management and technology assessment.
Structured to identify what is normal at any point on the healthcare continuum on both individual and cumulative scales, the book offers guidance for healthcare providers and company healthcare plans, and explains the use of data mapping and data mining as tools to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of fraud investigations.
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