The Resource Essential medical statistics, Betty R. Kirkwood, Jonathan A.C. Sterne, (electronic resource)

Essential medical statistics, Betty R. Kirkwood, Jonathan A.C. Sterne, (electronic resource)

Label
Essential medical statistics
Title
Essential medical statistics
Statement of responsibility
Betty R. Kirkwood, Jonathan A.C. Sterne
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Kirkwood, Betty R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R853.S7
LC item number
K497 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
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  • Sterne, Jonathan A. C
  • ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • Medicine
  • Medical statistics
Label
Essential medical statistics, Betty R. Kirkwood, Jonathan A.C. Sterne, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Using this book -- Defining the data -- Displaying the data -- Means, standard deviations and standard errors -- The normal distribution -- Confidence interval for a mean -- Comparison of two means: confidence intervals, hypothesis tests and P-values -- Using P-values and confidence intervals to interpret the results of statistical analyses -- Comparison of means from several groups: analysis of variance -- Linear regression and correlation -- Multiple regression -- Goodness of fit and regression diagnostics -- Transformations -- Probability, risks and odds (of disease) -- Proportions and the binomial distribution -- Comparing two proportions -- Chi-squared tests for 2 x 2 and larger contingency tables -- Controlling for confounding: stratification -- Logistic regression: comparing two or more exposure groups -- Logistic regression: controlling for confounding and other extensions -- Matched studies -- Longitudinal studies, rates and the Poisson distribution -- Comparing rates -- Poisson regression -- Standardization -- Survival analysis: displaying and comparing survival patterns -- Regressional analysis of survival data -- Likelihood -- Regression modelling -- Relaxing model assumptions -- Analysis of clustered data -- Systematic reviews and meta-analysis -- Bayesian statistics -- Linking analysis to study design: summary of methods -- Calculation of required sample size -- Measurement error: assessment and implications -- Measures of association and impact -- Strategies for analysis -- Appendix: statistical tables
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 501 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC624728
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL624728
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10419207
  • (CaONFJC)MIL281780
  • (OCoLC)670430559
Label
Essential medical statistics, Betty R. Kirkwood, Jonathan A.C. Sterne, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Using this book -- Defining the data -- Displaying the data -- Means, standard deviations and standard errors -- The normal distribution -- Confidence interval for a mean -- Comparison of two means: confidence intervals, hypothesis tests and P-values -- Using P-values and confidence intervals to interpret the results of statistical analyses -- Comparison of means from several groups: analysis of variance -- Linear regression and correlation -- Multiple regression -- Goodness of fit and regression diagnostics -- Transformations -- Probability, risks and odds (of disease) -- Proportions and the binomial distribution -- Comparing two proportions -- Chi-squared tests for 2 x 2 and larger contingency tables -- Controlling for confounding: stratification -- Logistic regression: comparing two or more exposure groups -- Logistic regression: controlling for confounding and other extensions -- Matched studies -- Longitudinal studies, rates and the Poisson distribution -- Comparing rates -- Poisson regression -- Standardization -- Survival analysis: displaying and comparing survival patterns -- Regressional analysis of survival data -- Likelihood -- Regression modelling -- Relaxing model assumptions -- Analysis of clustered data -- Systematic reviews and meta-analysis -- Bayesian statistics -- Linking analysis to study design: summary of methods -- Calculation of required sample size -- Measurement error: assessment and implications -- Measures of association and impact -- Strategies for analysis -- Appendix: statistical tables
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
x, 501 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC624728
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL624728
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10419207
  • (CaONFJC)MIL281780
  • (OCoLC)670430559

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