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  1. Modern Adaptive Randomized Clinical Trials

    Statistical and Practical Aspects

    Edited by Oleksandr Sverdlov

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Is adaptive randomization always better than traditional fixed-schedule randomization? Which procedures should be used and under which circumstances? What special considerations are required for adaptive randomized trials? What kind of statistical inference should be used to achieve valid and...

    Published June 30th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Empirical Likelihood Method in Survival Analysis

    By Mai Zhou

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Add the Empirical Likelihood to Your Nonparametric Toolbox Empirical Likelihood Method in Survival Analysis explains how to use the empirical likelihood method for right censored survival data. The author uses R for calculating empirical likelihood and includes many worked out examples with the...

    Published June 18th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Longitudinal Structural Equation Modeling

    A Comprehensive Introduction

    By Jason T. Newsom

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    This comprehensive resource reviews structural equation modeling (SEM) strategies for longitudinal data to help readers see which modeling options are available for which hypotheses. The author demonstrates how SEM is related to other longitudinal data techniques throughout. By exploring...

    Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Applying the Rasch Model

    Fundamental Measurement in the Human Sciences, Third Edition

    By Trevor Bond, Christine M. Fox

    Cited over 1900 times, this classic text facilitates a deep understanding of the Rasch model. The authors review the crucial properties of the model and demonstrate its use with a variety of examples from education, psychology, and health. A glossary and numerous illustrations aid the reader's...

    Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Multivariate Applications in Substance Use Research

    New Methods for New Questions

    Edited by Jennifer S. Rose, Laurie Chassin, Clark C. Presson, Steven J. Sherman

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    This edited volume introduces the latest advances in quantitative methods and illustrates ways to apply these methods to important questions in substance use research. The goal is to provide a forum for dialogue between methodologists developing innovative multivariate statistical methods and...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Introductory Adaptive Trial Designs

    A Practical Guide with R

    By Mark Chang

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    All the Essentials to Start Using Adaptive Designs in No Time Compared to traditional clinical trial designs, adaptive designs often lead to increased success rates in drug development at reduced costs and time. Introductory Adaptive Trial Designs: A Practical Guide with R motivates newcomers to...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. The Elements of Vital Statistics (Routledge Revivals)

    By Sir Arthur Newsholme

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1889, this book provides a guide to vital statistics- the science of numbers applied to the life-history of communities and nations- in relation to medical problems. Chapters cover a wide variety of categories including population, births and deaths, sickness, occupation and...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Health Technology Assessment

    Using Biostatistics to Break the Barriers of Adopting New Medicines

    By Robert B. Hopkins, MA, MBA, PhD, Ron Goeree, MA

    The term health technology refers to drugs, devices, and programs that can improve and extend quality of life. As decision-makers struggle to find ways to reduce costs while improving health care delivery, health technology assessments (HTA) provide the evidence required to make better-informed...

    Published April 10th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Introductory Statistics for the Health Sciences

    By Lise DeShea, Larry E. Toothaker

    Introductory Statistics for the Health Sciences takes students on a journey to a wilderness where science explores the unknown, providing students with a strong, practical foundation in statistics. Using a color format throughout, the book contains engaging figures that illustrate real data sets...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials for Predictive Medicine

    Edited by Shigeyuki Matsui, Marc Buyse, Richard Simon

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials for Predictive Medicine provides statistical guidance on conducting clinical trials for predictive medicine. It covers statistical topics relevant to the main clinical research phases for developing molecular diagnostics and therapeutics—from identifying...

    Published March 19th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC