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

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

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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

1Biostatistics and clinical practice1
2How to summarize data11
3How to test for differences between groups40
4The special case of two groups : the t test73
5How to analyze rates and proportions126
6What does "not significant" really mean?179
7Confidence intervals219
8How to test for trends253
9Experiments when each subject receives more than one treatment321
10Alternatives to analysis of variance and the t test based on ranks363
11How to analyze survival data413
12What do the data really show?444
AppPower charts472

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