By Aviva Petrie
Medical facts at a Glance is a concise and available creation and revision relief for this advanced topic. The self-contained chapters clarify the underlying suggestions of scientific records and supply a consultant to the main known statistical procedures.
This re-creation of Medical information at a Glance:
- Presents key proof followed through transparent and informative tables and diagrams
- Focuses on illustrative examples which convey facts in motion, with an emphasis at the interpretation of laptop information research instead of complicated hand calculations
- Includes huge cross-referencing, a complete word list of phrases and flow-charts to allow you to decide upon acceptable tests
- Now offers the educational ambitions for every chapter
- Includes a brand new bankruptcy on constructing Prognostic Scores
- Includes new or extended fabric on examine administration, multi-centre experiences, sequential trials, bias and assorted ways to eliminate confounding in observational experiences, a number of comparisons, ROC curves and checking assumptions in a logistic regression analysis
- The spouse site at www.medstatsaag.com comprises supplementary fabric together with an intensive reference record and a number of selection questions (MCQs) with interactive solutions for self-assessment.
Medical data at a Glance will entice all clinical scholars, junior medical professionals and researchers in biomedical and pharmaceutical disciplines.
Reviews of the former editions
"The extra universal i've got develop into with this publication, the extra I take pleasure in the transparent presentation and unthreatening prose. it truly is now a useful significant other to my formal information course."
–International magazine of Epidemiology
"I heartily suggest it, specially to first years, yet it really is both applicable for an intercalated BSc or Postgraduate study. If information offer you headaches - purchase it. If data are all you think that about - purchase it."
"...I unreservedly suggest this booklet to all clinical scholars, specifically those who dislike interpreting reams of textual content. this is often one publication that won't take a seat in your shelf accumulating airborne dirt and dust after you have graduated and also will functionality as a reference book."
–4th yr scientific Student, Barts and the London Chronicle, Spring 2003
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