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Medical illuminations : using evidence, visualization and statistical thinking to improve healthcare

Author: Howard Wainer
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Thirteen contemporary medical topics are used to illustrate how modern tools of statistical thinking and statistical graphics can illuminate them. The book aims to solve some vexing problems that  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Wainer
ISBN: 9780199668793 0199668795
OCLC Number: 907947378
Description: xv, 175 pages : illustrations, dont certaines en couleur ; 24 cm
Contents: SECTION I - COMMUNICATING WITH THE PUBLIC ; SECTION II - SOME ADVANCES ; SECTION III - ANOTHER HINDRANCE TO PROGRESS
Responsibility: Howard Wainer.

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