2009

Epidemiology and Biostatistics

An Introduction to Clinical Research

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ISBN: 978-0-387-88432-5 (Print) 978-0-387-88433-2 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Epidemiology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-12

      Measures of Disease Frequency

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      Pages 13-24

      General Considerations in Clinical Research Design

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      Pages 25-27

      Case Reports and Case Series

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      Pages 29-31

      Cross-Sectional Studies

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      Pages 33-44

      Cohort Studies

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      Pages 45-57

      Case-Control Studies

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      Pages 59-73

      Randomized Trials

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      Pages 75-89

      Misclassification

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      Pages 91-100

      Introduction to Confounding

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      Pages 101-111

      Methods to Control for Confounding

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      Pages 113-120

      Effect Modification

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      Pages 121-138

      Screening

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      Pages 139-150

      Diagnostic Testing

  3. Biostatistics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 152-152

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      Pages 153-162

      Summary Measures in Statisitics

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      Pages 163-170

      Introduction to Statistical Inference

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      Pages 171-180

      Hypothesis Testing

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      Pages 181-187

      Interpreting Hypothesis Tests

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      Pages 189-207

      Linear Regression

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      Pages 209-214

      Non-Linear Regression

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      Pages 215-228

      Survival Analysis

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 229-242