Primer of Epidemiology / Edition 4

Primer of Epidemiology / Edition 4

by Gary D. Friedman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070224544

ISBN-13: 9780070224544

Pub. Date: 03/01/1994

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

A concise introduction to epidemiology. Covers all the basics: methods of study, how to conduct a study, and multivariate analysis. Features updated case studies, which make the critical link between epidemiology, clinical research, and patient care.  See more details below

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A concise introduction to epidemiology. Covers all the basics: methods of study, how to conduct a study, and multivariate analysis. Features updated case studies, which make the critical link between epidemiology, clinical research, and patient care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070224544
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
03/01/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
366
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.93(h) x 0.56(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Preface to the First Edition
1Introduction to Epidemiology1
2Basic Measurements in Epidemiology9
3Observations Used in Epidemiology29
4Basic Methods of Study54
5Descriptive Studies64
6Cross-sectional Studies96
7Case-Control Studies110
8Cohort Studies136
9Experimental Studies157
10Clinical Studies of Disease Outcome179
11Making Sense Out of Statistical Associations194
12Introduction to Multivariate Analysis225
13How to Carry Out a Study248
14Epidemiology and Patient Care268
15Epidemiology, Medical Care, and the Health of the Community285
16Quick Review310
17Answers to Problems329
Index351

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