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Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

Series Editor: Shein-Chung Chow, Karl E. Peace, Jen-pei Liu, Byron Jones, Bruce W. Turnbull

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11-20 of 71 results in Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series
  1. Bayesian Methods in Epidemiology

    By Lyle D. Broemeling

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Written by a biostatistics expert with over 20 years of experience in the field, Bayesian Methods in Epidemiology presents statistical methods used in epidemiology from a Bayesian viewpoint. It employs the software package WinBUGS to carry out the analyses and offers the code in the text and for...

    Published August 13th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Biosimilars

    Design and Analysis of Follow-on Biologics

    By Shein-Chung Chow

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    As many biological products face losing their patents in the next decade, the pharmaceutical industry needs an abbreviated regulatory pathway for approval of biosimilar drug products, which are cost-effective, follow-on/subsequent versions of the innovator’s biologic products. But scientific...

    Published July 29th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Optimal Design for Nonlinear Response Models

    By Valerii V. Fedorov, Sergei L. Leonov

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Optimal Design for Nonlinear Response Models discusses the theory and applications of model-based experimental design with a strong emphasis on biopharmaceutical studies. The book draws on the authors’ many years of experience in academia and the pharmaceutical industry. While the focus is on...

    Published July 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Survival Analysis in Medicine and Genetics

    By Jialiang Li, Shuangge Ma

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Using real data sets throughout, Survival Analysis in Medicine and Genetics introduces the latest methods for analyzing high-dimensional survival data. It provides thorough coverage of recent statistical developments in the medical and genetics fields. The text mainly addresses special concerns...

    Published June 4th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Applied Meta-Analysis with R

    By Ding-Geng (Din) Chen, Karl E. Peace

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    In biostatistical research and courses, practitioners and students often lack a thorough understanding of how to apply statistical methods to synthesize biomedical and clinical trial data. Filling this knowledge gap, Applied Meta-Analysis with R shows how to implement statistical meta-analysis...

    Published May 3rd 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  6. Randomized Phase II Cancer Clinical Trials

    By Sin-Ho Jung

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    In cancer research, a traditional phase II trial is designed as a single-arm trial that compares the experimental therapy to a historical control. This simple trial design has led to several adverse issues, including increased false positivity of phase II trial results and negative phase III trials...

    Published May 2nd 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Bayesian Methods in Health Economics

    By Gianluca Baio

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Health economics is concerned with the study of the cost-effectiveness of health care interventions. This book provides an overview of Bayesian methods for the analysis of health economic data. After an introduction to the basic economic concepts and methods of evaluation, it presents Bayesian...

    Published November 12th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Confidence Intervals for Proportions and Related Measures of Effect Size

    By Robert G. Newcombe

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Confidence Intervals for Proportions and Related Measures of Effect Size illustrates the use of effect size measures and corresponding confidence intervals as more informative alternatives to the most basic and widely used significance tests. The book provides you with a deep understanding of what...

    Published August 25th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Medical Biostatistics, Third Edition

    By Abhaya Indrayan

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Encyclopedic in breadth, yet practical and concise, Medical Biostatistics, Third Edition focuses on the statistical aspects of medicine with a medical perspective, showing the utility of biostatistics as a tool to manage many medical uncertainties. The author concludes "Just as results of medical...

    Published August 7th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Design and Analysis of Bridging Studies

    Edited by Jen-pei Liu, Shein-Chung Chow, Chin-Fu Hsiao

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    As the development of medicines has become more globalized, the geographic variations in the efficacy and safety of pharmaceutical products need to be addressed. To accelerate the product development process and shorten approval time, researchers are beginning to design multiregional trials that...

    Published July 26th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC