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Statistics in medicine / R.H. Riffenburgh.

  • Riffenburgh, R. H. (Robert H.)
[1999], ©1999
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About this work


San Diego, CA : Academic Press, [1999], ©1999.

Physical description

xxxiii, 581 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


Course of study -- Data, notation and some basic terms -- Distributions -- Summary statistics -- Confidence intervals and probability -- Concept and practice in hypothesis testing -- Medical decisions: statistical testing, risks, and odds -- Sample size required for a study -- Statistical prediction -- Epidemiology -- Reference handbook -- Reading articles and planning studies -- Probability distributions and tables -- Confidence intervals -- Common tests on categorical data -- Common tests on ranked data -- Common tests on continuous data means -- Common tests on continuous data variances -- Common tests on the distribution shape of continuous data -- Sample size required in a study -- Modeling and clinical decisions -- Regression and correlation methods -- Survival and time-series analysis.


  • English

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    Medical Collection
    WA950 1999R56s
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