Dissertation 2020 R Code

  • Emma Gillette (Creator)



R code in support of University of Edinburgh Masters thesis "Racial Differences in the Predictive Ability of Apgar Scores: A Quantitative Analysis". The source data for the anlaysis was the National Vital Statistics Cohort Linked 2017/2018 Infant Birth and Death Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Preventions' National Center for Health Statistics and the data was downloaded from a publicly accessible website (https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data_access/vitalstatsonline.htm). Variables included in the analysis are documented in the user guides associated with the dataset on the CDC website.

Data Citation

University of Edinburgh. School of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences. (2020). Dissertation 2020 R Code, [text]. https://doi.org/10.7488/ds/2913.
Date made available27 Aug 2020
PublisherEdinburgh DataShare

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