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Understanding biostatistics [electronic resource] / Anders Källén.

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Author/Creator:
Källén, Anders.
Publication:
Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. : Wiley, 2011.
Series:
Statistics in practice.
Statistics in practice
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xii, 375 p.) : ill.
Subjects:
Biometry.
Medical subjects:
Biostatistics.
Models, Statistical.
Contents:
Statistics and medical science
Observational studies and the need for clinical trials
Study design and the bias issue
The anatomy of a statistical test
Learning about parameters, and some notes on planning
Empirical distribution functions
Correlation and regression in bivariate distributions
How to compare the outcome in two groups
Least squares, linear models and beyond
Analysis of dose response
Hazards and censored data
From the log-rank test to the Cox proportional hazards model
Remarks on some estimation methods.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Hoboken, N.J. Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Esther K. and Maxwell Sillman Fund.
Contributor:
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
Esther K. and Maxwell Sillman Fund.
Other format:
Print version: Källén, Anders. Understanding biostatistics.
ISBN:
9781119992684 (electronic bk.)
1119992680 (electronic bk.)
9781119992677
1119992672
9781119993506
1119993504
9781119993513
1119993512
9780470666364 (print)
0470666366 (print)
Publisher no.:
99951860068
Web link:
The Esther K. and Maxwell Sillman Fund Home Page
The Esther K. and Maxwell Sillman Fund Home Page  Bookplate