Primer of Biostatistics: Sixth Edition / Edition 6
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Primer of Biostatistics: Sixth Edition / Edition 6

by Stanton A. Glantz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071435093

ISBN-13: 9780071435093

Pub. Date: 04/15/2005

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Extremely popular, this student-friendly text presents the practical areas of statistics in terms of their relevance to medicine and the life sciences. Includes many illustrative examples and challenging problems that reinforce the author’s unique and intuitive approach to the subject. The new edition features a new two-color design, examples taken from

Overview

Extremely popular, this student-friendly text presents the practical areas of statistics in terms of their relevance to medicine and the life sciences. Includes many illustrative examples and challenging problems that reinforce the author’s unique and intuitive approach to the subject. The new edition features a new two-color design, examples taken from current biomedical literature, and review questions within each chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071435093
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
04/15/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
500
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 5.34(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Biostatistics and Clinical Practice2. How to Summarize Data 3. How to Test for Differences between Groups 4. The Special Case of Two Groups: The t Test 5. How to Analyze Rates and Proportions 6. What Does "Not Significant" Really Mean? 7. Confidence Intervals 8. How to Test for Trends 9. Experiments When Each Subject Receives More than One Treatment 10. Alternatives to Analysis of Variance and the t Test Based on Ranks 11. How to Analyze Survival Data 12. What do the Data Really Show? Appendix A Computational Forms Appendix B Power Charts Appendix C Answers to Exercises

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