Health and Numbers: A Problems-Based Introduction to Biostatistics / Edition 2

Health and Numbers: A Problems-Based Introduction to Biostatistics / Edition 2

by Chap T. Le
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471416614

ISBN-13: 9780471416616

Pub. Date: 09/28/2001

Publisher: Wiley

Like its two previous editions, this classic text is the only fully problems-based introduction to biostatistics written specifically for students and professionals in medicine and health-related fields. It offers a concise introduction to basic statistical concepts and reasoning without assuming any prior background in statistics and without the use of complex

Overview

Like its two previous editions, this classic text is the only fully problems-based introduction to biostatistics written specifically for students and professionals in medicine and health-related fields. It offers a concise introduction to basic statistical concepts and reasoning without assuming any prior background in statistics and without the use of complex formulas or jargon

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471416616
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/28/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.35(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Proportions, Rates, and Ratios.

Organization, Summarization, and Presentation of Data.

Probability and Probability Models.

Confidence Estimation.

Introduction to Hypothesis Testing or Statistical Tests.

Analysis of Categorical Data.

Comparison of Population Means.

Regression Analysis.

Bibliography.

Appendix A: Table of Random Numbers.

Appendix B: Areas Under the Standard Normal Curve.

Appendix C: Percentiles of the t Distribution.

Appendix D: Percentiles of the Chi-Square Distribution.

Appendix E: Percentiles of the F Distribution.

Answers to Exercises.

Index.

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