ERIC Number: EJ241967
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Jan
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The Classification of Patients Into Diagnostic Groups Using Cluster Analysis.
Chignell, Mark H.; Stacey, Barrie G.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v37 n1 p151-53 Jan 1981
Further evidence is provided for assessing the use of cluster analysis in comparison with other multivariate methods. When appropriately used, cluster analysis is a convenient tool for developing empirically based diagnostic groupings. The frequently stated limitations of the technique should not invalidate the obtained groupings of such cases. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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Identifiers - Location: Australia; New Zealand