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Medical statistics : principles & methods

Author: K R Sundaram; S N Dwivedi; V Sreenivas
Publisher: Tunbridge Wells : Anshan ; New Delhi : BI Publications Pvt. Ltd., ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Medical treatment is becoming more and more dependent on decisions arrived at through a variety of carefully planned and interpreted investigations. Biostatistics is recognized as the basic tool for arriving at these decisions. Today training of a medical research worker as well as a medical practitioner would be considered incomplete without a reasonable acquaintance with biostatistical techniques. The present  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: K R Sundaram; S N Dwivedi; V Sreenivas
ISBN: 9781848290310 1848290314
OCLC Number: 475361076
Description: vi, 386 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction to medical statistics --
Sampling and data collection methods --
Descriptive statistical methods --
Logic of statistical inference --
Inference statistical methods --
Non-parametric statistical methods --
Introduction to multivariable regression methods --
Epidemiological methods --
Principles of clinical trials --
Estimation of sample size --
Diagnostic tests: principles and methods --
Introduction to medical demography --
Medical records, hospital statistics and international classification of diseases --
Computers and statistical software for data analysis --
Misuse of statistics.
Responsibility: K.R. Sundaram, S.N. Dwivedi, V. Sreenivas.

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Dealing comprehensively with basic and advanced methodology across the various subjects required on medical courses, this work is constructed of 15 chapters, and systematically proceeds from an  Read more...

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