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Medical Statistics : a Guide to Data Analysis and Critical Appraisal.

Author: Jennifer Peat; Belinda Barton
Publisher: Chichester : John Wiley & Sons, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Holistic approach to understanding medical statistics. This hands-on guide is much more than a basic medical statistics introduction. It equips you with the statistical tools required for evidence-based clinical research. Each chapter provides a clear step-by-step guide to each statistical test with practical instructions on how to generate and interpret the numbers, and present the results as scientific tables or  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Einführung
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Peat; Belinda Barton
ISBN: 9780470755204 0470755202
OCLC Number: 437218548
Description: 1 online resource (338 pages)
Contents: Medical Statistics: A Guide to Data Analysis and Critical Appraisal; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 Data management: preparing to analyse the data; Chapter 2 Continuous variables: descriptive statistics; Chapter 3 Continuous variables: comparing two independent samples; Chapter 4 Continuous variables: paired and one-sample t-tests; Chapter 5 Continuous variables: analysis of variance; Chapter 6 Continuous data analyses: correlation and regression; Chapter 7 Categorical variables: rates and proportions; Chapter 8 Categorical variables: risk statistics. Chapter 9 Categorical and continuous variables: tests of agreementChapter 10 Categorical and continuous variables: diagnostic statistics; Chapter 11 Categorical and continuous variables: survival analyses; Glossary; Index.

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Holistic approach to understanding medical statistics. This hands-on guide is much more than a basic medical statistics introduction. It equips you with the statistical tools required for evidence-based clinical research. Each chapter provides a clear step-by-step guide to each statistical test with practical instructions on how to generate and interpret the numbers, and present the results as scientific tables or graphs. Showing you how to:.:.; analyse data with the help of data set examples (Click here to download datasets).; select the correct statistics and report results for publication o.

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"This is a text book which one would refer to many times throughout the data analysis process and is an invaluable aid to conduct thorough and correct medical research." Lecturer in Health Economics, Read more...

 
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Great book.

by IsaacAkubo (WorldCat user published 2017-08-05) Very Good Permalink

Although Ihave not read the entire book but from the forward . i believe it will meet my need when i buy

 

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