ISBN-10:
0470025190
ISBN-13:
9780470025192
Pub. Date:
08/27/2007
Publisher:
Wiley
Medical Statistics: A Textbook for the Health Sciences / Edition 4

Medical Statistics: A Textbook for the Health Sciences / Edition 4

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ISBN-13: 9780470025192
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 08/27/2007
Series: Medical Statistics Series
Edition description: REV
Pages: 344
Sales rank: 598,379
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Michael J. Campbell. Professor of Medical Statistics,Institute of Primary Care and General Practice, University ofSheffield, UK

David Machin. Division of Clinical Trials andEpidemiological Sciences, National Cancer Center, Singapore

Stephen Walters. Senior Lecturer in MedicalStatistics, Sheffield Health Economics Group,ScHARR, University of Sheffield, UK

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Table of Contents

Preface to the Fourth Edition.

1. Uses and abuses of medical statistics.

2. Describing and displaying categorical data.

3. Describing and displaying quantitative data.

4. Probability and decision making.

5. Distributions.

6. Populations, samples, standard errors and confidenceintervals.

7. p-values and statistical inference.

8. Tests for comparing two groups of categorical or continuousdata.

9. Correlation and linear regression.

10. Survival analysis.

11. Reliability and methods comparison studies.

12. Observational studies.

13. The randomised controlled trial.

14. Sample size issues.

15. Common pitfalls.

References.

Solutions to exercises.

Statistical tables.

Index.

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Medical Statistics: A Textbook for the Health Sciences 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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