A Doody's Core Title for 2017!A comprehensive user-friendly introduction to biostatistics and epidemiology applied to medicine, clinical practice, and research. Features “Presenting Problems” (case studies) drawn from studies published in the medical literature, end-of-chapter, and a CD-ROM with data sets and statistical software programs.
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The ideal way to develop sound judgment about data applicable to clinical care.
*First choice of students, educators, and practitioners
*A thorough, meaningful, and interesting presentation of biostatistics
*Helps students become informed users and consumers of biostatistics
" ... Readers may 'learn' and then 'do' immediately ... I learned a lot from this book."
―Online review of the Third Edition
Learn to evaluate and apply statistics in medicine, medical research, and all health-related fields.
*Emphasis on the basics of biostatistics and epidemiology and the clinical applications in evidence-based medicine and decision-making methods
*NEW chapter on survey research
*Expanded discussion of logistic regression, the Cox model, and other multivariate statistical methods
*Key Concepts in each chapter pinpoint essential information
*Presenting Problems drawn from studies in the medical literature that illustrate the various statistical methods
*CD-ROM with NCSS statistical software, procedures, and data sets from the presenting problems
*Multiple-choice final practice exam
Beth Dawson, PhD, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL
Robert G. Trapp, MD, Springfield, IL
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Book Description Prentice-Hall International, Inc., London, 1990. paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition, First Printing. Numerous figures and tables. Slightly wear to tail of spine, minor soiling to bottom of page block, text is clean, bright and tight throughout. Clean Copy. Bookseller Inventory # 104788