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Table 2 Summary statistics for the distribution across HRRs of mean entropy (taken over six 1-year windows) for the three different ways of constructing networks

From: Comparison of physician networks constructed from thresholded ties versus shared clinical episodes

Entropy/Summary Min Max Mean SD Median
Fixed-threshold 0.027 0.315 0.124 0.068 0.114
Adaptive-threshold 0.015 0.317 0.124 0.072 0.118
Episode 0.037 0.352 0.185 0.072 0.189