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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 62 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. Mendelian Randomization

    Methods for Using Genetic Variants in Causal Estimation

    By Stephen Burgess, Simon G. Thompson

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Presents the Terminology and Methods of Mendelian Randomization for Epidemiological Studies Mendelian randomization uses genetic instrumental variables to make inferences about causal effects based on observational data. It, therefore, can be a reliable way of assessing the causal nature of risk...

    Published March 5th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. 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 January 25th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Human Diseases from Wildlife

    By Michael R. Conover, Rosanna M. Vail

    Human Diseases from Wildlife presents information on the most prevalent and serious zoonotic diseases in the US and Canada, some of which have been national headline news like anthrax, influenza, and West Nile virus. Diseases that are caused by pathogens with the ability to infect both humans and...

    Published September 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Age-Period-Cohort Models

    Approaches and Analyses with Aggregate Data

    By Robert O'Brien

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Statistics in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

    Develop a Deep Understanding of the Statistical Issues of APC Analysis Age–Period–Cohort Models: Approaches and Analyses with Aggregate Data presents an introduction to the problems and strategies for modeling age, period, and cohort (APC) effects for aggregate-level data. These strategies include...

    Published August 18th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Epidemiology of Electromagnetic Fields

    Edited by Martin Roosli

    Series: Biological Effects of Electromagnetics

    Appeals to a Wide Audience Fueled by more than 30 years of intensive research and debate on the impact of electromagnetic fields (EMF) on everyday life—starting with residential exposure to magnetic fields and the development of childhood cancer in the 70s and continuing with risk of...

    Published June 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Writing Dissertation and Grant Proposals

    Epidemiology, Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics

    By Lisa Chasan-Taber

    Competition for research funds in epidemiology, preventative medicine, and biostatistics has never been more intense and, at the same time, the grant application and review process at such agencies as the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is undergoing significant transformation. Writing...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Rearing Animal and Plant Pathogen Vectors

    Edited by Karl Maramorosch, Farida Mahmood

    This book provides an integrated description of methods used to rear vectors of human, higher animal, and plant pathogens in the laboratory. It deals with diverse subject areas, and contains descriptions of standard, as well as highly specialized, methods used by medical, veterinary, entomology,...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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