Practical Biostatistics

Written By Mendel Suchmacher
Practical Biostatistics
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 04 June 2021
  • ISBN : 0323898971
  • Pages : 206 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Practical Biostatistics written by Mendel Suchmacher which was release on 04 June 2021, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Practical Biostatistics: A Step-by-Step Approach for Evidence-Based Medicine, Second Edition presents a complete resource of biostatistical knowledge meant for health sciences students, researchers and health care professionals. The book's content covers the investigator’s hypothesis, collective health, observational studies, the biostatistics of intervention studies, clinical trials and additional concepts. Chapters are written in a didactic way, making them easier to comprehend by readers with little or no background on statistics. Evidence-based medicine aims to apply the best available evidence gained from the scientific method to medical decision-making using statistical analyses of scientific methods and outcomes to drive further experimentation and diagnosis. With a detailed outline of implementation steps complemented by a review of important topics, this book can be used as a quick reference or hands-on guide on how to effectively incorporate biostatistics in clinical trials and research projects. Explains biostatistics in a didactic way for students, researchers and professionals of health sciences with little or no background on mathematics Presents a new section dedicated to epidemiology and public health, broadening content from the previous edition Written by medical doctors with vast experience on biostatistics and teaching who develop the content based on real cases for better applicability by readers

Practical Biostatistics

Practical Biostatistics
  • Author : Mendel Suchmacher,Mauro Geller
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-06-04
  • Total pages : 206
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : Practical Biostatistics: A Step-by-Step Approach for Evidence-Based Medicine, Second Edition presents a complete resource of biostatistical knowledge meant for health sciences students, researchers and health care professionals. The book's content covers the investigator’s hypothesis, collective health, observational studies, the biostatistics of intervention studies, clinical trials and additional concepts. Chapters ...

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  • Author : Allen M. Khakshooy,Francesco Chiappelli
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-06-23
  • Total pages : 227
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : There is an ever-increasing emphasis on evidence-based medicine that is distinguished by systematic crafting of the patient-centered research question, detailed literature searches, and careful appraisal of the resulting evidence. The consensus that ultimately emerges must then be applied in specific clinical settings, and it is to this process that translational ...

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  • Author : Julien I. E. Hoffman
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-09-03
  • Total pages : 770
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : Biostatistics for Practitioners: An Interpretative Guide for Medicine and Biology deals with several aspects of statistics that are indispensable for researchers and students across the biomedical sciences. The book features a step-by-step approach, focusing on standard statistical tests, as well as discussions of the most common errors. The book is ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-10-03
  • Total pages : 438
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : This book presents the state of the art of biostatistical methods and their applications in clinical oncology. Many methodologies established today in biostatistics have been brought about through its applications to the design and analysis of oncology clinical studies. This field of oncology, now in the midst of evolution owing ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-05-22
  • Total pages : 755
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Summary : This book outlines the essential knowledge required for the management of critically ill and severely injured children. It is designed to facilitate successful completion of the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Board Examination of the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). Each chapter follows a Question & Answer format, covering major areas in pediatrics ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-10-19
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : Analysis in Nutrition Research: Principles of Statistical Methodology and Interpretation of the Results describes, in a comprehensive manner, the methodologies of quantitative analysis of data originating specifically from nutrition studies. The book summarizes various study designs in nutrition research, research hypotheses, the proper management of dietary data, and analytical methodologies, ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-05
  • Total pages : 1095
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : This book is a comprehensive collection of chapters focusing on the core areas of computing and their further applications in the real world. Each chapter is a paper presented at the Computing Conference 2021 held on 15-16 July 2021. Computing 2021 attracted a total of 638 submissions which underwent a double-blind peer review process. ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2005-11-21
  • Total pages : 973
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Summary : The 1st International Meeting on Applied Physics (APHYS-2003) succeeded in creating a new international forum for applied physics in Europe, with specific interest in the application of techniques, training, and culture of physics to research areas usually associated with other scientific and engineering disciplines. This book contains a selection of ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-10-31
  • Total pages : 687
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Summary : This two volume set (CCIS 1058 and 1059) constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Conference of Pioneering Computer Scientists, Engineers and Educators, ICPCSEE 2019 held in Guilin, China, in September 2019. The 104 revised full papers presented in these two volumes were carefully reviewed and selected from 395 submissions. The papers cover a wide ...

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  • Author : Kenji Ikehara
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2011-11-21
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : The studies on genetic disorders have been rapidly advancing in recent years as to be able to understand the reasons why genetic disorders are caused. The first Section of this volume provides readers with background and several methodologies for understanding genetic disorders. Genetic defects, diagnoses and treatments of the respective ...

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  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2009-08-15
  • Total pages : 1229
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : Decision making is a critical element in the field of medicine that can lead to life-or-death outcomes, yet it is an element fraught with complex and conflicting variables, diagnostic and therapeutic uncertainties, patient preferences and values, and costs. Together, decisions made by physicians, patients, insurers, and policymakers determine the quality ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-22
  • Total pages : 680
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : Global Virology, Volume III: Virology in the 21st Century examines work that has been undertaken, or is planned, in several fields of virology, in an effort to promote current and future work, research, and health. Fields and methods addressed include virology, immunology, space research, astrovirology/astrobiology, plasmids, swarm intelligence, bioinformatics, ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-11-03
  • Total pages : 260
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : This book on the local and systemic manifestations and correlates of temporomandibular joint disorders (TMDs) encompasses the two intertwined facets of translational science – translational research and translational effectiveness – as they relate specifically to TMDs. The first part of the book, on recent translational research, focuses on topics such as the ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-08-21
  • Total pages : 3284
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : Encyclopedia of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology: ABC of Bioinformatics combines elements of computer science, information technology, mathematics, statistics and biotechnology, providing the methodology and in silico solutions to mine biological data and processes. The book covers Theory, Topics and Applications, with a special focus on Integrative –omics and Systems Biology. ...

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  • Author : Kerry B. Barker,Sandeep M. Menon,Ralph B. D'Agostino, Sr.,Siyan Xu,Bo Jin, PhD
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-11-25
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 0323898971
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Summary : Biosimilars have the potential to change the way we think about, identify, and manage health problems. They are already impacting both clinical research and patient care, and this impact will only grow as our understanding and technologies improve. Written by a team of experienced specialists in clinical development, this book ...