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Table 3 Summary of colorectal cancer models.

From: Spatial analysis of lung, colorectal, and breast cancer on Cape Cod: An application of generalized additive models to case-control data

Analysis Latency (yrs) Spana Cases/ Controls S-Plus p-valuec Deviance p-valuec Kelsall/ Diggle p-valuec Figure #
Adjusted All Residences 0 0.35 469/ 1791 0.002 0.006 0.013 8a
Crude All Residences 15 0.60 203/ 854 0.090 0.162 0.116 ---
Adjusted All Residences 15 0.60 203/ 854 0.067 0.120 0.157 8b
Adjusted Longest Duration 15 0.60b 112/ 488 ---d ---d ---d ---
Adjusted Longest Duration 15 0.95 112/ 488 0.239 0.360 0.158 ---
  1. a Optimal span obtained by using the Akaike's Information Criterion (AIC) unless otherwise noted.
  2. b Same span as for all residences.
  3. c Null hypothesis is that the map is flat. S-Plus p-value is only approximate.
  4. d The p-values were omitted because the maps were created using a non-optimal span.