[R] Games-Howell, Gabriel, Hochberg

Neil Shephard nshephard at gmail.com
Thu Dec 1 12:59:34 CET 2005

>Gabor Grothendieck <ggrothendieck at gmail.com> writes:
>> What would be nice would be an R routine that automatically
>> implements this flowchart.
>I'd recommend learning about p.adjust and the multcomp package
>*instead* of following the flowchart.

Another approach to correcting for multiple testing is implemented in
the pacakge qvalue by Storey (see CRAN and also

Storey JD. (2002) A direct approach to false discovery rates. Journal
of the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 64: 479-498

Storey JD. (2003) The positive false discovery rate: A Bayesian
interpretation and the q-value. Annals of Statistics, 31: 2013-2035

Storey JD, Taylor JE, and Siegmund D. (2004) Strong control,
conservative point estimation, and simultaneous conservative
consistency of false discovery rates: A unified approach. Journal of
the Royal Statistical Society, Series B, 66: 187-205

(The references can be accesseed from the web-site)



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