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Title: How to plot growth curves based on SPSS output? Illustrations based on a study on adolescent development
Authors: Ma, CMS 
Shek, DTL 
Keywords: Human development
Individual growth curve modeling
Linear mixed methods
SPSS
Issue Date: 2014
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH
Source: International journal on disability and human development, 2014, v. 13, no. 2, p. 183-190 How to cite?
Journal: International journal on disability and human development 
Abstract: Individual growth curve (IGC) analyses are often used to examine growth curves of participants under different conditions, such as differences in the growth trajectories in an experimental group and a control group. Although researchers can use Linear Mixed Models (LMM) in SPSS to conduct IGC analyses, growth curves are not automatically generated from SPSS output, and researchers have to plot growth curves based on the information derived from the SPSS output. To facilitate the plotting of individual growth curves to aid the interpretation of LMM results, an EXCEL program was written by the researchers. Examples and step-by-step illustrations are presented in the paper regarding how to use this EXCEL program to plot growth curves based on the SPSS output.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/9091
ISSN: 2191-1231
EISSN: 2191-0367
DOI: 10.1515/ijdhd-2014-0304
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