The Resource Medical statistics : a textbook for the health sciences, Michael J. Campbell, David Machin, Stephen J. Walters

Medical statistics : a textbook for the health sciences, Michael J. Campbell, David Machin, Stephen J. Walters

Label
Medical statistics : a textbook for the health sciences
Title
Medical statistics
Title remainder
a textbook for the health sciences
Statement of responsibility
Michael J. Campbell, David Machin, Stephen J. Walters
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides students and practitioners with a clear, concise introduction to the statistics they will come across in their regular reading of clinical papers. Written by three experts with wide teaching and consulting experience, Medical Statistics: A Textbook for the Health Sciences, Fourth Edition: Assumes no prior knowledge of statistics; Covers all essential statistical methods; Completely revised, updated and expanded; Includes numerous examples and exercises on the interpretation of the statistics in papers published in medical journals. From the reviews of the previous edition:. "The
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
610.72/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R853.S7
LC item number
C36 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Medical statistics : a textbook for the health sciences, Michael J. Campbell, David Machin, Stephen J. Walters
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Uses and abuses of medical statistics -- Describing and displaying categorical data -- Describing and displaying quantitative data -- Probability and decision making -- Distributions -- Populations, samples, standard errors and confidence intervals -- p-values and statistical inference -- Tests for comparing two groups of categorical or continuous data -- Correlation and linear regression -- Survival analysis -- Reliability and method comparison studies -- Observational studies -- The randomised controlled trial -- Sample size issues -- Common pitfall
Control code
ocn682621167
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 331 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470976630
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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0470025190
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35379509
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)682621167
  • pebco0470976632

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