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A pocket guide to epidemiology

Author: David G Kleinbaum; Kevin M Sullivan; Nancy D Barker
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Handbooks and manuals
Problems and exercises
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Problems, exercises, etc
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2006933294
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David G Kleinbaum; Kevin M Sullivan; Nancy D Barker
ISBN: 9780387459646 0387459642 6611336753 9786611336752
OCLC Number: 1264822509
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. UK : MyiLibrary, 2008.
Description: 281 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. pocket-size introduction --
Ch. 2. big picture --
with examples --
Ch. 3. How to set things up? : study designs --
Ch. 4. How often does it happen? : disease frequency --
Ch. 5. What's the answer? : measures of effect --
Ch. 6. What is the public health impact? --
Ch. 7. Is there something wrong? : validity & bias --
Ch. 8. Were subjects chosen badly? : selection bias --
Ch. 9. Are the data correct? : information bias --
Ch. 10. Other factors accounted for? : confounding interaction --
Ch. 11. Confounding can be counfounding --
several risk factors --
Ch. 12. Simple analyses --
2x2 tables are not that simple --
Ch. 13. Control --
what it's all about --
Ch. 14. How to deal with lots of tables --
stratified analysis --
Ch. 15. Matching --
seems easy, but not that easy.
Responsibility: David G. Kleinbaum, Kevin Sullivan, Nancy Barker.
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