Binomial Distribution
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The probability distribution associated with two mutually exclusive outcomes; used to model cumulative incidence rates and prevalence rates. The Bernoulli distribution is a special case of binomial distribution.
Descriptor ID 
D016010

MeSH Number(s) 
E05.318.740.994.250 G17.820.250 N05.715.360.750.750.150 N06.850.520.830.994.250

Concept/Terms 
Binomial Distribution Binomial Distribution
 Binomial Distributions
 Distribution, Binomial
 Distributions, Binomial
Negative Binomial Distribution Negative Binomial Distribution
 Binomial Distribution, Negative
 Binomial Distributions, Negative
 Distribution, Negative Binomial
 Distributions, Negative Binomial
 Negative Binomial Distributions

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1996  0  1  1 
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Binomial Distribution" by people in Profiles.

Emerson JD, Hoaglin DC, Mosteller F. Simple robust procedures for combining risk differences in sets of 2 x 2 tables. Stat Med. 1996 Jul 30; 15(14):146588.

Anderson FA, Wheeler HB, Goldberg RJ, Hosmer DW, Forcier A. The prevalence of risk factors for venous thromboembolism among hospital patients. Arch Intern Med. 1992 Aug; 152(8):16604.