An application of nonlinear canonical correlation analysis on medical data


Yazici A. C. , Ogus E., Ankarali H. , Gurbuz F.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.40, no.3, pp.503-510, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-0803-47
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.503-510

Abstract

Aim: In studies in the field of medicine, necessity to examine the relations between data sets composed of categorical variable groups is widely encountered In this study, it was aimed to examine nonlinear canonical correlation analysis (OVERALS) method, which allows examination of relations among K number of categorical variable sets and structural similarities of the data set, and to discuss usefulness of the method in more comprehensive data sets obtained from studies carried out in the field of medicine in terms of practice and interpretation.