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Table 2 Comparison of Models.

From: Nonlinear mixed effects modeling of gametocyte carriage in patients with uncomplicated malaria

Function Form* AIC
Data 1 Data 2
One Compartment 1600 3008
Critical exponential A + (B + C × t) × Rt) 1772 2877
Modified critical exponential (C × t) × (Rt) 1869 2776
  1. Compares the fit from the one compartment, critical exponential and the modified critical exponential functions.
  2. * Note that t refers to time whereas β i , A, B, C and R refer to function parameters.