Biostatistical and Epidemiological Terms Frequently Used in Breast Cancer Research

  • Rian Disci


Statistical methodology techniques are required in every stage of scientific research. Statistics are considered a common language of science used in scientific research. This chapter summarizes the biostatistical and epidemiological terms that are frequently used in medical research.


Biostatistical terms Epidemiological terms Geometric mean Spreading range Variance Coefficient of variance Correlation  Regression ROC curve 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rian Disci
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  1. 1.Istinye University, Medical Faculty, Department of Biostatistics and Medical InformaticsIstanbulTurkey

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