Table 5

CA125 and HER-2/neu: bivariate estimates for all postmenopausal women and individual-specific estimates for two representative postmenopausal women

Point estimate95% CIa
Between-personb
Log CA125 mean (μ0)2.902.84–2.96
Log CA125 SD (τ)0.490.45–0.54
Log HER-2/neu mean (μ0)2.402.37–2.42
Log HER-2/neu SD (τ)0.180.02–0.21
Between-person correlation (ρ)0.12−0.05–0.28
Within-personc
Person 1
Log CA125 mean (μi)2.632.38–2.89
Log CA125 SD (ςi)0.340.22–0.54
Log HER-2/neu mean (μi)2.292.10–2.48
Log HER-2/neu SD (ςi)0.290.19–0.42
Within-person correlation (ρi)0.03−0.09–0.20
Person 2
Log CA125 mean (μi)2.852.54–3.16
Log CA125 SD (ςi)0.430.29–0.66
Log HER-2/neu mean (μi)2.462.26–2.66
Log HER-2/neu SD (ςi)0.340.24–0.47
Within-person correlation (ρi)0.03−0.07–0.21
  • a CI, confidence interval.

  • b Between-person estimates are based on all postmenopausal women having at least three observations (n = 323).

  • c Within-person estimates are based on two representative individuals, each having seven observations.