Guttman, Louis

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Guttman,

Louis, Israeli psychologist, 1906–.
Guttman scale - attitude scale. Synonym(s): cumulative scale
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He covers basic concepts, competing risks: nonparametric estimation, intermediate events: nonparametric estimation, regression: cause-specific/transition hazard, and regression: translation to cumulative scale.
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.
More specifically, school counselors can use the total cumulative scale score to describe the degree to which a comprehensive program is being fully implemented based on student perceptions.
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.
Let us look more closely at the arrangement of services in the cumulative scale.
It is also important to consider the nine optional services that do not fit into the cumulative scale.
The empirical ordering of the Medicaid services in the cumulative scale is very reasonable in substantive terms.
Table 2 Best-Fitting Cumulative Scale of Medicaid Optional Services
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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