Essential Medical Statistics

Valutazione media 4,05
( su 38 valutazioni fornite da Goodreads )
 
9780865428713: Essential Medical Statistics
Vedi tutte le copie di questo ISBN:
 
 

Blackwell Publishing is delighted to announce that this book has been Highly Commended in the 2004 BMA Medical Book Competition. Here is the judges' summary of this book:

"This is a technical book on a technical subject but presented in a delightful way. There are many books on statistics for doctors but there are few that are excellent and this is certainly one of them. Statistics is not an easy subject to teach or write about. The authors have succeeded in producing a book that is as good as it can get. For the keen student who does not want a book for mathematicians, this is an excellent first book on medical statistics."

Essential Medical Statistics is a classic amongst medical statisticians. An introductory textbook, it presents statistics with a clarity and logic that demystifies the subject, while providing a comprehensive coverage of advanced as well as basic methods.

The second edition of Essential Medical Statistics has been comprehensively revised and updated to include modern statistical methods and modern approaches to statistical analysis, while retaining the approachable and non-mathematical style of the first edition. The book now includes full coverage of the most commonly used regression models, multiple linear regression, logistic regression, Poisson regression and Cox regression, as well as a chapter on general issues in regression modelling. In addition, new chapters introduce more advanced topics such as meta-analysis, likelihood, bootstrapping and robust standard errors, and analysis of clustered data.

Aimed at students of medical statistics, medical researchers, public health practitioners and practising clinicians using statistics in their daily work, the book is designed as both a teaching and a reference text. The format of the book is clear with highlighted formulae and worked examples, so that all concepts are presented in a simple, practical and easy-to-understand way. The second edition enhances the emphasis on choice of appropriate methods with new chapters on strategies for analysis and measures of association and impact.

Essential Medical Statistics is supported by a web site at www.blackwellpublishing.com/essentialmedstats. This useful online resource provides statistical datasets to download, as well as sample chapters and future updates.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

Recensione:

"This book is the statistics book of choice for anyone wanting a proper appreciation of the use and application of statistics in health care. I highly recommend this book." (Journal of Renal Nursing, 6 November 2011)
 
the breadth of coverage of the book is excellent ... a rather different approach to teaching medical statistics."
Statistics in Medicine
 
"The most readable book that I have yet discovered in the topic"
Community Health Studies
 
"This book is statistically correct. That is enough to distinguish it from most of its competitors."
British Medical Journal
 

Published Reviews of the 2th Edition
 
"One word which definitely describes this book is "comprehensive". Anything you ever wanted to know about medical statistics is covered in immense detail."
 
4th Year Medical Student
Liverpool Medical School
Sphincter, December 2003
 
"This is a comprehensive book that includes an impressive range of topics often omitted from books aimed at non-statisticians.
 
...a resource that makes it easy for a beginner to comprehend a wide range of statistical concepts and tools. Essential Medical Statistics fills an important niche by providing practical information on a comprehensive scope of modern statistical methods and, at the same time, communicating on the same wavelengths as physicians and other nonstatisticians."
 
Teaching of Statistics in the Health Sciences, Section of the American Statistical Association, Spring 2004
 
"The book is laid out in a logical fashion and includes all of the tables you need to find p-values once you have performed a test. It covers simple statistical methods, such as how to calculate the mean and standard deviation, progressing to linear and multiple regression, Poisson regression and measures of impact and association.
 
...I would recommend using it to anyone who is still struggling with statistics."
 
North Wing, Sheffield Medics Magazine, Winter 2004
 
"The book is generally well laid out, the indexing is well structured and a comprehensive bibliography is provided. The topics are easy to locate and include practical examples. These attributes make it a useful text for both consulting and teaching purposes."
Statistics in Medicine, Vol 24, Number 5, March 2005

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

1.

Kirkwood B.R.
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo PAPERBACK Quantità: 10
Edizione Internazionale
Da
DCBookdepot
(New Delhi, India)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro PAPERBACK. Condizione: New. INTERNATIONAL EDITION. Cover Image & ISBN may be different from US edition but contents as US Edition.NO CD AND ACCESS CODE. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. Printing in English language. We Do not Ship APO FPO AND PO BOX. International Edition. Codice articolo 32004

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 14,09
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 8,15
Da: India a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi
Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

2.

Kirkwood B.R.
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo Softcover Quantità: > 20
Edizione Internazionale
Da
LowPriceBookDeals
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Softcover. Condizione: New. 2nd edition. Brand NEW, Paperback International Edition. Black & White or color, Cover and ISBN may be different but similar contents as US editions. Standard delivery takes 5-9 business days by USPS/DHL with tracking number. Choose expedited shipping for superfast delivery 3-5 business days by UPS/DHL/FEDEX. We also ship to PO Box addresses but by Standard delivery and shipping charges will be extra. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label -Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada- etc. printed only to discourage U.S. students from obtaining an affordable copy. Legal to use despite any disclaimer on cover as per US court. No access code or CD included unless specified. In some instances, the international textbooks may have different exercises at the end of the chapters. Printed in English. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. In case of orders from Europe, custom charges may comply by the relevant government authority and we are not liable for it. 100% Customer satisfaction guaranteed! Please feel free to contact us for any queries. Codice articolo AB_US_1569510

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 18,98
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,36
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi
Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

3.

Kirkwood B.R.
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo PaperBack Quantità: 11
Edizione Internazionale
Da
DCBookdepot
(New Delhi, India)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro PaperBack. Condizione: New. international. This is an International edition, ISBN and Cover image may different from US edition, Contents same as US edition Excellent Customer Service. Codice articolo 21256

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 14,59
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 8,15
Da: India a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi
Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

4.

Ira N. Levine, Levine Ira
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo PaperBack Quantità: 11
Edizione Internazionale
Da
DCBookdepot
(New Delhi, India)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro PaperBack. Condizione: New. international. This is an International edition, ISBN and Cover image may different from US edition, Contents same as US edition Excellent Customer Service. Codice articolo 21257

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 14,59
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 8,15
Da: India a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi
Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

5.

Kirkwood B.R.
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo Brossura Quantità: 18
Edizione Internazionale
Da
bookscollection
(Delhi, DELHI, India)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione: Brand New. PAPERBACK,Book Condition New, International Edition. We Do not Ship APO FPO AND PO BOX. Cover Image & ISBN may be different from US edition but contents as US Edition. Printing in English language.NO CD AND ACCESS CODE. Quick delivery by USPS/UPS/DHL/FEDEX/ARAMEX ,Customer satisfaction guaranteed. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. Codice articolo ABECBS33JULY18#603

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 19,23
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,65
Da: India a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi
Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

6.

Kirkwood B.R.
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo Softcover Quantità: 5
Edizione Internazionale
Da
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Softcover. Condizione: Brand New. .. International Edition, ISBN and Cover image may differ but contents similar to U.S. Edition, Printed in Black & White or color. Territorial restrictions may be printed on the book. GET IT FAST within 3-5 business days by DHL/FedEx/Aramex and tracking number will be uploaded into your order page within 24-48 hours. Kindly provide day time phone number in order to ensure smooth delivery. No shipping to PO BOX, APO, FPO addresses. 100% Customer satisfaction guaranteed!. . Codice articolo STB107351

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 25,45
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: India a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

7.

Betty R. Kirkwood (author), Jonathan A. C. Sterne (author)
Editore: Wiley 2003-05-08, Malden, Mass. |Oxford (2003)
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo paperback Quantità: > 20
Da
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Wiley 2003-05-08, Malden, Mass. |Oxford, 2003. paperback. Condizione: New. Codice articolo 9780865428713

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 35,85
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 8,33
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

8.

Betty R. Kirkwood, Jonathan A. C. Sterne
Editore: John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom (2003)
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo Paperback Quantità: 10
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, 2003. Paperback. Condizione: New. 2nd ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book. Blackwell Publishing is delighted to announce that this book has been Highly Commended in the 2004 BMA Medical Book Competition. Here is the judges summary of this book: This is a technical book on a technical subject but presented in a delightful way. There are many books on statistics for doctors but there are few that are excellent and this is certainly one of them. Statistics is not an easy subject to teach or write about. The authors have succeeded in producing a book that is as good as it can get. For the keen student who does not want a book for mathematicians, this is an excellent first book on medical statistics. Essential Medical Statistics is a classic amongst medical statisticians. An introductory textbook, it presents statistics with a clarity and logic that demystifies the subject, while providing a comprehensive coverage of advanced as well as basic methods. The second edition of Essential Medical Statistics has been comprehensively revised and updated to include modern statistical methods and modern approaches to statistical analysis, while retaining the approachable and non-mathematical style of the first edition. The book now includes full coverage of the most commonly used regression models, multiple linear regression, logistic regression, Poisson regression and Cox regression, as well as a chapter on general issues in regression modelling. In addition, new chapters introduce more advanced topics such as meta-analysis, likelihood, bootstrapping and robust standard errors, and analysis of clustered data. Aimed at students of medical statistics, medical researchers, public health practitioners and practising clinicians using statistics in their daily work, the book is designed as both a teaching and a reference text. The format of the book is clear with highlighted formulae and worked examples, so that all concepts are presented in a simple, practical and easy-to-understand way. The second edition enhances the emphasis on choice of appropriate methods with new chapters on strategies for analysis and measures of association and impact. Essential Medical Statistics is supported by a web site at This useful online resource provides statistical datasets to download, as well as sample chapters and future updates. Codice articolo AAH9780865428713

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 45,60
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

9.

Betty R. Kirkwood
Editore: Wileyand#8211;Blackwell (2003)
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo Quantità: > 20
Da
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Wileyand#8211;Blackwell, 2003. PAP. Condizione: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Codice articolo FW-9780865428713

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 37,38
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 10,00
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi
Edizione Internazionale
Edizione Internazionale

10.

Kirkwood B.R.
ISBN 10: 0865428719 ISBN 13: 9780865428713
Nuovo Softcover Quantità: 5
Edizione Internazionale
Da
TM Books
(San Francisco, CA, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Softcover. Condizione: New. Brand New INTERNATIONAL EDITION, 4-6 days shipping! Same contents as the US edition with 3-5 days shipping. CD/DVD or access codes may not be included. Codice articolo 9780865428713

Informazioni sul venditore | Contattare il venditore

Compra nuovo
EUR 44,95
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,40
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

Vedi altre copie di questo libro

Vedi tutti i risultati per questo libro