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Interpreting the medical literature / Stephen H. Gehlbach.

  • Gehlbach, Stephen H
Date
[2002], ©2002
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

New York : McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, [2002], ©2002.

Physical description

xi, 296 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

Edition

4th ed.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

Ch. 1. Tasting an article -- Ch. 2. Study design: general considerations -- Ch. 3. Study design: the case-control approach -- Ch. 4. Study design: the cross-sectional and follow-up approaches -- Ch. 5. Study design: the experimental approach -- Ch. 6. Study design: variations -- Ch. 7. Making measurements -- Ch. 8. Analysis: statistical significance -- Ch. 9. Analysis: some statistical tests -- Ch. 10. Interpretation: sensitivity, specificity, and predictive value -- Ch. 11. Interpretation: risk -- Ch. 12. Interpretation: causes -- Ch. 13. Case series, editorials, and reviews -- Ch. 14. A final word.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    Medical Collection
    W20.5 2002G31i
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ISBN

  • 0071387625