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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 56 new and published books in the subject of Epidemiology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Obesity Epidemiology, Pathogenesis, and Treatment

    A Multidisciplinary Approach

    Edited by Rexford S. Ahima

    The book provides a comprehensive perspective on the subject of obesity epidemiology, pathophysiology, and management of obesity. The chapters provide a better understanding of obesity and obesity-related diseases and offer an integrative framework for individualized dietary and exercise programs,...

    Published February 6th 2014 by Apple Academic Press

  2. Epidemiology

    Study Design and Data Analysis, Third Edition

    By Mark Woodward

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

    Highly praised for its broad, practical coverage, the second edition of this popular text incorporated the major statistical models and issues relevant to epidemiological studies. Epidemiology: Study Design and Data Analysis, Third Edition continues to focus on the quantitative aspects of...

    Published December 18th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Analysis of Complex Diseases

    A Mathematical Perspective

    By Guanyu Wang, PhD

    A complex disease involves many etiological and risk factors operating at multiple levels—molecular, cellular, organismal, and environmental. The incidence of such diseases as cancer, obesity, and diabetes are increasing in occurrence, urging us to think fundamentally and use a broader perspective...

    Published December 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Statistical Analysis of Human Growth and Development

    By Yin Bun Cheung

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Statistical Analysis of Human Growth and Development is an accessible and practical guide to a wide range of basic and advanced statistical methods that are useful for studying human growth and development. Designed for nonstatisticians and statisticians new to the analysis of growth and...

    Published October 27th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Theory of Drug Development

    By Eric B. Holmgren

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Theory of Drug Development presents a formal quantitative framework for understanding drug development that goes beyond simply describing the properties of the statistics in individual studies. It examines the drug development process from the perspectives of drug companies and regulatory agencies....

    Published October 23rd 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  6. 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 12th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Handbook of Survival Analysis

    Edited by John P. Klein, Hans C. van Houwelingen, Joseph G. Ibrahim, Thomas H. Scheike

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Handbooks of Modern Statistical Methods

    Handbook of Survival Analysis presents modern techniques and research problems in lifetime data analysis. This area of statistics deals with time-to-event data that is complicated by censoring and the dynamic nature of events occurring in time. With chapters written by leading researchers in the...

    Published July 21st 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Epidemiological Criminology

    Theory to Practice

    Edited by Eve Waltermaurer, Timothy A. Akers

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Epidemiological criminology is an emerging paradigm which explores the public health outcomes associated with engagement in crime and criminal justice. This book engages with this new theory and practice-based discipline drawing on knowledge from criminology, criminal justice, public health,...

    Published May 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Bayesian Disease Mapping

    Hierarchical Modeling in Spatial Epidemiology, Second Edition

    By Andrew B. Lawson

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Since the publication of the first edition, many new Bayesian tools and methods have been developed for space-time data analysis, the predictive modeling of health outcomes, and other spatial biostatistical areas. Exploring these new developments, Bayesian Disease Mapping: Hierarchical Modeling in...

    Published March 17th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Joint Models for Longitudinal and Time-to-Event Data

    With Applications in R

    By Dimitris Rizopoulos

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    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