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Pocket Medical Statistics

An A-Z for Critical Appraisal, Second Edition

By Filomena Pereira-Maxwell

CRC Press – 2016 – 272 pages

Series: Pocket Series

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    978-1-44-416734-4
    February 14th 2016
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Description

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.

Contents

Preface

Abbreviations

A-Z List of Terms

Index

Author Bio

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

Name: Pocket Medical Statistics: An A-Z for Critical Appraisal, Second Edition (Paperback)CRC Press 
Description: By Filomena Pereira-Maxwell. 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...
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