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Control Charts in Biomedical Data

C. Koukouvinos, E. Lygkoni, K. Mylona, A. Skountzou

Abstract


Control charts have a wide range of applications in health-care monitoring as they facilitate the better understanding of the process variability. In this paper an extensive application of these charts on real medical data is presented. The use of SAS software is illustrated analyzing health care data with control charts for subgroup measurements and graphical outputs are displayed.

Keywords


Shewhart charts, CUSUM charts, ARL, EWMA charts, health-care application

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