The Resource Quantitative methods for health research : a practical interactive guide to epidemiology and statistics, Nigel Bruce, Daniel Pope, and Debbi Stanistreet

Quantitative methods for health research : a practical interactive guide to epidemiology and statistics, Nigel Bruce, Daniel Pope, and Debbi Stanistreet

Label
Quantitative methods for health research : a practical interactive guide to epidemiology and statistics
Title
Quantitative methods for health research
Title remainder
a practical interactive guide to epidemiology and statistics
Statement of responsibility
Nigel Bruce, Daniel Pope, and Debbi Stanistreet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Quantitative Research Methods for Health Professionals: A Practical Interactive Course is a superb introduction to epidemiology, biostatistics, and research methodology for the whole health care community. Drawing examples from a wide range of health research, this practical handbook covers important contemporary health research methods such as survival analysis, Cox regression, and meta-analysis, the understanding of which go beyond introductory concepts. The book includes self-assessment exercises throughout to help students explore and reflect on their understanding and a clear distinction
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
610.72
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Quantitative methods for health research : a practical interactive guide to epidemiology and statistics, Nigel Bruce, Daniel Pope, and Debbi Stanistreet
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Color
mixed
Contents
Quantitative Methods for Health Research; Contents; Preface; 1 Philosophy of science and introduction to epidemiology; 2 Routine data sources and descriptive epidemiology; 3 Standardisation; 4 Surveys; 5 Cohort studies; 6 Case-control studies; 7 Intervention studies; 8 Life tables, survival analysis and Cox regression; 9 Systematic reviews and meta-analysis; 10 Prevention strategies and evaluation of screening; 11 Probability distributions, hypothesis testing and Bayesian methods; References; Index
Control code
ocn437234387
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (554 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470022764
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29875833
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)437234387
  • dw29875833

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