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Quantile regression

Quantile regression robustly estimates the typical and extreme values of a response.

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Fig. 1: Distributions, quantile profiles and quantile regression (QR) of birth weight, W, as a function of gestational age, A.
Fig. 2: Precision and accuracy in quantile regression (QR).
Fig. 3: Regression diagnostics that suggest quantile regression (QR) should be used.