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Veterinary clinical epidemiology

"Veterinary Clinical Epidemiology, Third Edition provides veterinary students, practitioners, and researchers with the knowledge and tools to understand and critically assess medical literature that is fundamental to the treatment of animal patients. With its extensive glossary and cross-listed index, it also serves as a superior reference on epidemiology."--Jacket
Print Book, English, 2006
CRC/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, 2006
259 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
9780849315664, 0849315662
Defining the limits of normality
Evaluation of diagnostic tests
Use of diagnostic tests
Measuring the commonness of disease
Risk assessment and prevention
Measuring and communicating prognoses
Design and evaluation of clinical trials
Statistical significance
Medical ecology and outbreak investigation
Measuring and expressing occurrence
Establishing cause
Source and transmission of disease agents
The cost of disease