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21-30 of 70 results in 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 6th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
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 25th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Methods and Applications
Interval-Censored Time-to-Event Data: Methods and Applications collects the most recent techniques, models, and computational tools for interval-censored time-to-event data. Top biostatisticians from academia, biopharmaceutical industries, and government agencies discuss how these advances are...
Published July 18th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
With Applications in R
In longitudinal studies it is often of interest to investigate how a marker that is repeatedly measured in time is associated with a time to an event of interest, e.g., prostate cancer studies where longitudinal PSA level measurements are collected in conjunction with the time-to-recurrence. Joint...
Published June 21st 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
The emergence of high-speed computing has facilitated the development of many exciting statistical and mathematical methods in the last 25 years, broadening the landscape of available tools in statistical investigations of complex data. Biostatistics: A Computing Approach focuses on visualization...
Published December 19th 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Nonpharmacological treatments include a wide variety of treatments such as surgery, technical procedures, implantable and non-implantable devices, rehabilitation, psychotherapy, and behavioral interventions. Unlike pharmacological treatments, these have no specific requirements for approval....
Published December 18th 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
With new statistical and scientific issues arising in adaptive clinical trial design, including the U.S. FDA’s recent draft guidance, a new edition of one of the first books on the topic is needed. Adaptive Design Methods in Clinical Trials, Second Edition reflects recent developments and...
Published November 30th 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
An Excel GUI for WinBUGS
Although the popularity of the Bayesian approach to statistics has been growing for years, many still think of it as somewhat esoteric, not focused on practical issues, or generally too difficult to understand. Bayesian Analysis Made Simple is aimed at those who wish to apply Bayesian methods but...
Published August 25th 2011 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
Topics in ROC Analysis
Statistical evaluation of diagnostic performance in general and Receiver Operating Characteristic (ROC) analysis in particular are important for assessing the performance of medical tests and statistical classifiers, as well as for evaluating predictive models or algorithms. This book presents...
Published July 26th 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials for Predictive Medicine
To Be Published March 24th 2015
Adaptive Designs for Sequential Treatment Allocation
To Be Published April 9th 2015
Modeling to Inform Infectious Disease Control
To Be Published May 20th 2015
Empirical Likelihood Method in Survival Analysis
To Be Published June 24th 2015
Introductory Adaptive Trial Designs: A Practical Guide with R
To Be Published June 29th 2015
Statistical Methods for Drug Safety
To Be Published July 5th 2015
Data Analysis with Competing Risks and Intermediate States
To Be Published July 9th 2015
Exposure-response Modeling: Methods and Practical Implementation
To Be Published July 25th 2015
Modern Adaptive Randomized Clinical Trials: Statistical and Practical Aspects
To Be Published July 28th 2015
Statistical Methods for Immunogenicity Assessment
To Be Published August 14th 2015