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Understanding R6: New OO system in R

April 4, 2015
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Dear all, recently I went through on the R6 OO system in R and was fascinated by its sleek network of environments. I have written a post whatever I could understand of the package. Click on  http://rpubs.com/sumprain/R6 for the post.Comments and ...

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Presentation: Interpretation of Results of Clinical Research

April 2, 2015
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Yesterday, I delivered a talk on "Interpretation of Results of Clinical Research" in Annual Alumni Meet of Hematology Department of All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. Here is the link for the same. https://github.com/sumprain/bl...

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A Deterministic Compartmental Model for Erythropoeisis with R

March 28, 2015
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Recently I have finished working on and developing a deterministic, compartmental model of erythropoeisis (How Red Blood Cells are produced and destroyed) in R using deSolve package. I have also made a Shiny application for the simulation. The model ca...

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Alternative measure to compare difference between performance between two interventions

March 7, 2015
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Dear all,Click on the github site to see my new post. It is about a new alternative measure to compare difference between performance between two interventions.Any comments, criticisms are welcomeDr Suman Kumar Pramanik(@sumankumarpram1)

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Using Markdown and Pandoc for Publication

November 9, 2014
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Using Markdown and Pandoc for PublicationThe other day I was involved in editing job, in which I was supposed to edit 18 articles written in Microsoft Word (doc/docx format) and convert them into pdf format (for printing into a book) and html format (for web publishing). Manuscripts written by people not proficient in doc(x) format are notorious...

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Clarifying difference between Ratio and Interval Scale of Measurement

August 5, 2014
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Clarifying difference between Ratio and Interval Scale of Measurement Clarifying difference between Ratio and Interval Scale of Measurement Introduction Recently while preparing lecture on scales of measurements and types of statistical data, I came across two scales of measurement when numbers are used to denote a quantitative variable. ...

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Is difference in proportion appropriate measure to compare performance of a drug over another one?

July 20, 2014
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(This article was first published on MATHEMATICS IN MEDICINE, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers) To leave a comment for the author, please follow the link and comment on his blog: MATHEMATICS IN MEDICINE. R-bloggers.com offers daily e-mail updates about R news and tutorials on topics such as: visualization (ggplot2, Boxplots, maps, animation), programming (RStudio, Sweave, LaTeX, SQL, Eclipse, git,...

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Preventing escaping in HTML

April 24, 2014
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Preventing escaping in HTML Preventing escaping in HTML library(xtable) ## ## Attaching package: 'xtable'## ## The following objects are masked from 'package:Hmisc':## ## label, label<- library(stringr)library(whisker) Problem statementBeing a novice in R language, the problem I faced maight be a novice one,...

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Publishing in GitHub

April 17, 2014
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Publishing in GitHub Publishing in GitHubI struggled to make my first repository in GitHub. I finally found out the steps to do so. Make your folder in local host and add the required files in the folder (SRCFOLDER). One of the required files is README.md, which will contain overview of the project. Add...

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Database for chronic malignancies

April 17, 2014
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Dear all, recently I have designed a database for Multiple Myeloma, which can easily be extended to include other malignancies and chronic diseases.The database and its guide can be downloaded from GitHub Repository.Bye.

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