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New and Published Books

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Handbook of Item Response Theory Modeling

    Applications to Typical Performance Assessment

    Edited by Steven P. Reise, Dennis A. Revicki

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    Item response theory (IRT) has moved beyond the confines of educational measurement into assessment domains such as personality, psychopathology, and patient-reported outcomes. Classic and emerging IRT methods and applications that are revolutionizing psychological measurement, particularly for...

    Published December 12th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Inference Principles for Biostatisticians

    By Ian C. Marschner

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Designed for students training to become biostatisticians as well as practicing biostatisticians, Inference Principles for Biostatisticians presents the theoretical and conceptual foundations of biostatistics. It covers the theoretical underpinnings essential to understanding subsequent core...

    Published December 11th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Sample Size Calculations for Clustered and Longitudinal Outcomes in Clinical Research

    By Chul Ahn, Moonseoung Heo, Song Zhang

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    Accurate sample size calculation ensures that clinical studies have adequate power to detect clinically meaningful effects. This results in the efficient use of resources and avoids exposing a disproportionate number of patients to experimental treatments caused by an overpowered study. Sample...

    Published December 9th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Longitudinal Analysis

    Modeling Within-Person Fluctuation and Change

    By Lesa Hoffman

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    Longitudinal Analysis provides an accessible, application-oriented treatment of introductory and advanced linear models for within-person fluctuation and change. Organized by research design and data type, the text uses in-depth examples to provide a complete description of the model-building...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Modelling Survival Data in Medical Research, Third Edition

    By David Collett

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

    Modelling Survival Data in Medical Research describes the modelling approach to the analysis of survival data using a wide range of examples from biomedical research. Well known for its nontechnical style, this third edition contains new chapters on frailty models and their applications, competing...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Handbook of Intraindividual Variability Across the Life Span

    Edited by Manfred Diehl, Karen Hooker, Martin J. Sliwinski

    Intraindividual variability (IIV) of human development and behavior across the entire life-span is explored in this new book. Leading researchers summarize recent findings on the extent, role, and function of IIV in human development with a focus on how, when, and why individuals change over time....

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge