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Epidemiology and Biostatistics Secrets

The Secrets Series® is breaking new ground again. A two-color page layout, a portable size, and a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" in biostatistics and epidemiology help readers to better meet the challenges they face today.

Students and residents in epidemiology and biostatistics, general medicine, public health, and allied health care professions; practitioners in all fields

Paperback, 272 Pages

Published: November 2005

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-03406-7


  • I. Epidemiology

    1. Epidemiology: A Historical Perspective

    2. Introduction to Epidemiological Principles

    3. Measuring Risk

    4. Data Sources and Surveillance

    5. Disease Transmission and Outbreak Investigation

    6. Issues in Association and Causation

    7. Research Model Designs

    8. Evidence-based Medicine


    9. Introduction to Biostatistical Concepts

    10. Describing and Summarizing Data

    11. Frequency Distribution

    12. Presentation of Data

    13. Hypothesis Testing

    14. Probability and Sampling

    15. Characteristics of Diagnostic Tests

    16. The Student t-test

    17. Bivariate Analysis

    18. Multivariate Analysis

    19. Survival Analysis


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