[R] glmmPQL help

Prof Brian Ripley ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Mon Jul 17 18:57:24 CEST 2006

On Mon, 17 Jul 2006, Zython wrote:

> I need to use the glmmPQL function for an assignment, but when I call for the
> summary of the function, it gives the AIC a value of NA. How do I get R to
> give me the AIC value?

You did!

Hint: have you read the reference of which this is part of the support 
software?  If so you will know that you need a maximized likelihood to 
evaluate AIC, and your fit is not an MLE.

Brian D. Ripley,                  ripley at stats.ox.ac.uk
Professor of Applied Statistics,  http://www.stats.ox.ac.uk/~ripley/
University of Oxford,             Tel:  +44 1865 272861 (self)
1 South Parks Road,                     +44 1865 272866 (PA)
Oxford OX1 3TG, UK                Fax:  +44 1865 272595

More information about the R-help mailing list