Making Sense of Data

Making Sense of Data : A Self-Instruction Manual on the Interpretation of Epidemiological Data

By (author) 

List price: US$49.95

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

This edition includes a new section on meta-analysis, the critical review and integration of the findings of separate studies of the same topic. Its aim is to provide readers with the basic skills required for making sense of the results (similar or dissimilar) of a set of epidemiological studies, and for appraising published reports of meta-analyses and deciding whether to accept their conclusions. In other sections of the book, elucidatory comments have been added and references updated.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 416 pages
  • 166.62 x 242.82 x 31.75mm | 703.06g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • line drawings, tables, bibliography
  • 0195089685
  • 9780195089684

Table of contents

Basic concepts and procedures; Rates and other measures; How good are the measures?; Making sense of associations; Causes and effects; Meta-analysis - Putting it all together.show more