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May 28, 2014

Medical Malpractice Case Study

The Medical Malpractice case study and data.

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Descriptive Statistics, Graphics, and Exploratory Data Analysis:

Using descriptive statistics and graphical displays, explore claim payment amounts for medical malpractice lawsuits and identify factors that appear to influence the amount of the payment.

JMP Features Demonstrated:

Analyze > Distribution, Rows > Hide and Rows > Exclude, Graph > Pareto Plot, dynamic plot linking, Rows > Data Filter, Analyze > Fit Y by X (Oneway), and Graph > Graph Builder

Statistical/Graphical Tools Used:

Histogram, summary statistics, bar chart and frequency distributions, Pareto Plot, pie chart, and box plots.

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This collection of business case studies was provided by Marlene Smith at the UC Denver Business School.

Note: Updated to JMP 12 May 13, 2015.

Fixed a couple of key strokes (for generating the Pareto Plot and turning on Auto Recalc)