An Introduction to Medical Statistics by Martin Bland

By Martin Bland

Now in its Fourth variation, An advent to scientific information remains to be a 'must-have' textbook for an individual who wishes a transparent logical advisor to the topic. Written in an easy-to-understand sort and filled with actual lifestyles examples, the textual content essentially explains the statistical ideas utilized in the scientific literature.

Taking readers throughout the universal statistical equipment obvious in released examine and directions, the textual content specializes in tips to interpret and examine data for medical perform. utilizing extracts from genuine experiences, the writer illustrates how information may be hired effectively and incorrectly in clinical examine supporting readers to guage the data they stumble upon and correctly enforce findings in medical practice.

End of bankruptcy workouts, case reports and a number of selection questions support readers to use their studying and enhance their very own interpretative talents. This completely revised version contains new chapters on meta-analysis, lacking information, and survival analysis.

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