diabetes: Blood and other measurements in diabetics

Description Usage Format Details References Examples

Description

The diabetes data frame has 442 rows and 11 columns. These are the data used in Efron et al. (2004).

Usage

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Format

A data frame with 442 observations on 11 variables.

age

Age

sex

Gender

bmi

Body mass index

map

Mean arterial pressure (average blood pressure)

tc

Total cholesterol (mg/dL)? Desirable range: below 200 mg/dL

ldl

Low-density lipoprotein ("bad" cholesterol)? Desirable range: below 130 mg/dL

hdl

High-density lipoprotein ("good" cholesterol)? Desirable range: above 40 mg/dL

tch

Blood serum measurement

ltg

Blood serum measurement

glu

Blood serum measurement (glucose?)

y

A quantitative measure of disease progression one year after baseline

Details

Data sourced from http://web.stanford.edu/~hastie/Papers/LARS

References

Efron, B., Hastie, T., Johnstone, I., Tibshirani, R., (2004). Least angle regression. The Annals of Statistics 32(2) 407-499. DOI: 10.1214/009053604000000067

Examples

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data(diabetes)
full.mod = lm(y~.,data=diabetes)

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