Medical epidemiology / [edited by] Raymond S. Greenberg, Stephen R. Daniels ... [et al.].

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
4th ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill, c2005.
Description
ix, 254 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Epidemiology [Browse]
Related name
Summary note
"Medical Epidemiology illustrates the complementary relationship between population-based science and the care of patients."--BOOK JACKET.
Notes
  • "A LANGE Medical book."
  • Previous ed.: 2001.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
1. Introduction to epidemiology -- 2. Epidemiologic measures -- 3. Patterns of occurrence -- 4. Medical surveillance -- 5. Disease outbreaks -- 6. Diagnostic testing -- 7. Clinical trials -- 8. Cohort studies -- 9. Case-control studies -- 10. Variability & bias -- 11. Epidemiologic studies of genetics -- 12. Clinical decision-making -- 13. Interpretation of epidemiologic literature -- App. Estimation of sample size requirements for randomized controlled clinical trials -- App. Method for determining the confidence interval around the risk ratio -- App. The odds ratio as an estimator of the incidence rate ratio -- App. Method for determining the confidence interval around the odds ratio.
ISBN
0071416374
OCLC
57029207
RCP
C - S

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