Pocket Medical Statistics
An A-Z for Critical Appraisal, Second Edition
CRC Press – 2015 – 272 pages
Series: Pocket Series
This concise dictionary of essential statistical terminology is an invaluable jargon-free aid to critical appraisal, which has been designed specifically with the needs of the clinician and health care practitioner in mind. Avoiding the complex language that is so often a feature of statistics and research methodology, Pocket Medical Statistics provides clear and succinct explanations, clarifying meaning and showing the interdependencies between important concepts.
Now presented in a handy pocket format, this expanded second edition is an invaluable companion for the reading and critical appraisal of medical literature, the latter now widely recognised to be a practical lifelong skill required by all medical practitioners and researchers.
A-Z List of Terms
Filomena Pereira-Maxwell, Formerly Lecturer in Medical Statistics, St Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry, now based in Washington, USA
Basant Puri, Professor and Honorary Consultant, Hammersmith Hospital, UK