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Primer of Biostatistics [electronic book]

Stanton A. Glantz
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
New York : McGraw-Hill Medical Pub., c2005.
Edition
6th ed
Language
English
ISBN
0071435093, 9780071435093, 0071447814 (set : alk. paper), 9780071447812 (set : alk. paper), 007143822X (CD-ROM), 9780071438223 (CD-ROM)
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Contents
  • Biostatistics and clinical practice
  • How to summarize data
  • How to test for differences between groups
  • The special case of two groups : the t test
  • How to analyze rates and proportions
  • What does "not significant" really mean?
  • Confidence intervals
  • How to test for trends
  • Experiments when each subject receives more than one treatment
  • Alternatives to analysis of variance and the t test based on ranks
  • How to analyze survival data
  • What do the data really show?
  • App. Power charts.
Description
1 online resource (xx, 520 p.) : ill. digital
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Available online as viewed 10/31/2012
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