Basic & clinical biostatistics /
by Dawson, Beth.[ Research Collection ]
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|Judith Thomas Library Judith Thomas Library Research Section||Books||QH 323.5 .D38 2004 (Browse shelf)||AUA014631||Available||AUA014631|
"A Lange medical book."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 415-421) and index.
Introduction to medical research --
Study designs in medical research --
Summarizing data & presenting data in tables & graphs --
Probability & related topics for making inferences about data --
Research questions about one group --
Research questions about two separate or independent groups --
Research questions about means in three or more groups --
Research questions about relationships among variables --
Analyzing research questions about survival --
Statistical methods for multiple variables --
Survey research --
Methods of evidence-based medicine and decision analysis --
Reading the medical literature --
Appendix A. Tables --
Appendix B. Answers to exercises --
Appendix C. Flowcharts for relating research questions to statistical methods.
Helps readers learn to evaluate and apply statistics in medicine, medical research, and various health-related fields. This book includes a chapter on survey research. It also provides a discussion of logistic regression, the Cox model, and other multivariate statistical methods.