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The Resource Epidemiology matters : a new introduction to methodological foundations, Katherine M. Keyes, Sandro Galea, (electronic resource)

Epidemiology matters : a new introduction to methodological foundations, Katherine M. Keyes, Sandro Galea, (electronic resource)

Label
Epidemiology matters : a new introduction to methodological foundations
Title
Epidemiology matters
Title remainder
a new introduction to methodological foundations
Statement of responsibility
Katherine M. Keyes, Sandro Galea
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keyes, Katherine M
Dewey number
614.4
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA652.2.C55
LC item number
K49 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WA 950
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Galea, Sandro
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epidemiology
  • Epidemiologic Methods
  • Epidemiologic Research Design
  • Epidemiology
Label
Epidemiology matters : a new introduction to methodological foundations, Katherine M. Keyes, Sandro Galea, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
What is a population and what is population health? -- What is an exposure, what is a disease, and how do we measure them? -- What is a sample? -- Watching a sample, counting cases -- Are exposures associated with health indicators? -- What is a cause? -- Is the association causal, or are there alternative explanations? -- How do non-causal associations arise? -- How can we mitigate against non-causal associations in design and analysis? -- When do causes work together? -- Do the results matter beyond the study sample? -- How do we identify disease early to minimize its consequences? -- Conclusion : epidemiology and what matters most
Control code
ebr10870558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199331253
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Epidemiology matters : a new introduction to methodological foundations, Katherine M. Keyes, Sandro Galea, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
What is a population and what is population health? -- What is an exposure, what is a disease, and how do we measure them? -- What is a sample? -- Watching a sample, counting cases -- Are exposures associated with health indicators? -- What is a cause? -- Is the association causal, or are there alternative explanations? -- How do non-causal associations arise? -- How can we mitigate against non-causal associations in design and analysis? -- When do causes work together? -- Do the results matter beyond the study sample? -- How do we identify disease early to minimize its consequences? -- Conclusion : epidemiology and what matters most
Control code
ebr10870558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199331253
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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