A valuable reference for epidemiologists, biostatisticians, and graduate students, this book presents an introduction to epidemiology that uses Bayesian statistical methods to explore the association between disease and risk. It includes a brief introduction to the concepts of epidemiology, the...
To Be Published August 22nd 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Useful in many areas of medicine and biology, Bayesian methods are particularly attractive tools for the design of clinical trials and diagnostic tests, which are based on established information, usually from related previous studies. Advanced Bayesian Methods for Medical Test Accuracy begins with...
Published July 31st 2011 by CRC Press
Using WinBUGS to implement Bayesian inferences of estimation and testing hypotheses, Bayesian Methods for Measures of Agreement presents useful methods for the design and analysis of agreement studies. It focuses on agreement among the various players in the diagnostic process. The author employs...
Published January 11th 2009 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
There are numerous advantages to using Bayesian methods in diagnostic medicine, which is why they are employed more and more today in clinical studies. Exploring Bayesian statistics at an introductory level, Bayesian Biostatistics and Diagnostic Medicine illustrates how to apply these methods to...
Published July 11th 2007 by Chapman and Hall/CRC