The Resource Medical statistics from scratch : an introduction for health professionals, David Bowers
Medical statistics from scratch : an introduction for health professionals, David Bowers
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The item Medical statistics from scratch : an introduction for health professionals, David Bowers represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in University of Missouri Libraries.
This item is available to borrow from 2 library branches.
 Summary
 This long awaited second edition of this bestseller continues to provide a comprehensive, user friendly, downtoearth guide to elementary statistics. The book presents a detailed account of the most important procedures for the analysis of data, from the calculation of simple proportions, to a variety of statistical tests, and the use of regression models for modeling of clinical outcomes. The level of mathematics is kept to a minimum to make the material easily accessible to the novice, and a multitude of illustrative cases are included in every chapter, drawn from the current research liter
 Language
 eng
 Edition
 2nd ed.
 Extent
 1 online resource (x, 284 pages)
 Contents

 Some fundamental stuff
 First things first : the nature of data
 Describing data with tables
 Describing data with charts
 Describing data from its distributional shape
 Describing data with numeric summary values
 Doing it right first time : designing a study
 From samples to populations : making inferences
 Chance would be a fine thing
 probability, risk and odds
 Estimating the value of a single population parameter
 Estimating the differences between two population parameters
 Estimating the ratio of two population parameters
 Testing hypotheses about the difference between two population parameters
 Testing hypotheses about the ratio of two population parameters
 Testing hypotheses about the equality of two or more proportions
 Measuring the association between two variables
 Measuring the agreement between two variables
 Straightline models
 linear regression
 Curvy models
 logistic regression
 Measuring survival
 Systematic review and metaanalysis
 Isbn
 9780470724446
 Label
 Medical statistics from scratch : an introduction for health professionals
 Title
 Medical statistics from scratch
 Title remainder
 an introduction for health professionals
 Statement of responsibility
 David Bowers
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 This long awaited second edition of this bestseller continues to provide a comprehensive, user friendly, downtoearth guide to elementary statistics. The book presents a detailed account of the most important procedures for the analysis of data, from the calculation of simple proportions, to a variety of statistical tests, and the use of regression models for modeling of clinical outcomes. The level of mathematics is kept to a minimum to make the material easily accessible to the novice, and a multitude of illustrative cases are included in every chapter, drawn from the current research liter
 Cataloging source
 E7B
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
 1938
 http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
 Bowers, David
 Dewey number
 610.72/7
 Illustrations
 illustrations
 Index
 index present
 LC call number
 RA409
 LC item number
 .B669 2008eb
 Literary form
 non fiction
 Nature of contents

 dictionaries
 bibliography
 NLM call number

 2008 D018
 WA 950
 NLM item number
 B786m 2008
 http://library.link/vocab/subjectName

 Medical statistics
 Medicine
 Biometry
 Statistics as Topic
 MEDICAL
 Medical statistics
 Medicine
 Label
 Medical statistics from scratch : an introduction for health professionals, David Bowers
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references (pages 273276) and index
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier category code

 cr
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Some fundamental stuff  First things first : the nature of data  Describing data with tables  Describing data with charts  Describing data from its distributional shape  Describing data with numeric summary values  Doing it right first time : designing a study  From samples to populations : making inferences  Chance would be a fine thing  probability, risk and odds  Estimating the value of a single population parameter  Estimating the differences between two population parameters  Estimating the ratio of two population parameters  Testing hypotheses about the difference between two population parameters  Testing hypotheses about the ratio of two population parameters  Testing hypotheses about the equality of two or more proportions  Measuring the association between two variables  Measuring the agreement between two variables  Straightline models  linear regression  Curvy models  logistic regression  Measuring survival  Systematic review and metaanalysis
 Control code
 646751068
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Edition
 2nd ed.
 Extent
 1 online resource (x, 284 pages)
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9780470724446
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 c
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 Specific material designation
 remote
 System control number
 (OCoLC)646751068
 Label
 Medical statistics from scratch : an introduction for health professionals, David Bowers
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references (pages 273276) and index
 Carrier category
 online resource
 Carrier category code

 cr
 Carrier MARC source
 rdacarrier
 Color
 multicolored
 Content category
 text
 Content type code

 txt
 Content type MARC source
 rdacontent
 Contents
 Some fundamental stuff  First things first : the nature of data  Describing data with tables  Describing data with charts  Describing data from its distributional shape  Describing data with numeric summary values  Doing it right first time : designing a study  From samples to populations : making inferences  Chance would be a fine thing  probability, risk and odds  Estimating the value of a single population parameter  Estimating the differences between two population parameters  Estimating the ratio of two population parameters  Testing hypotheses about the difference between two population parameters  Testing hypotheses about the ratio of two population parameters  Testing hypotheses about the equality of two or more proportions  Measuring the association between two variables  Measuring the agreement between two variables  Straightline models  linear regression  Curvy models  logistic regression  Measuring survival  Systematic review and metaanalysis
 Control code
 646751068
 Dimensions
 unknown
 Edition
 2nd ed.
 Extent
 1 online resource (x, 284 pages)
 Form of item
 online
 Isbn
 9780470724446
 Media category
 computer
 Media MARC source
 rdamedia
 Media type code

 c
 Other physical details
 illustrations
 Specific material designation
 remote
 System control number
 (OCoLC)646751068
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