5 edition of Statistics in medicine found in the catalog.
Statistics in medicine
R. H. Riffenburgh
Includes bibliographical references (p. 581-584) and indexes.
|Statement||Robert H. Riffenburgh.|
|LC Classifications||RA409 .R54 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xli, 622 p. :|
|Number of Pages||622|
Medical Statistics: A Textbook for the Health Sciences, 4th edition. John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, England, ix + pp. $/€ ISBN Previous editions of this book were reviewed in Biometr p. (1st edition) and Biometr p. (2nd edition). The book is intended for a target audience of students. Pagano and Gavreau’s Principles of Biostatistics is a classic introductory textbook in biostatistics, and gives a good statistics-driven overview if you’re interested in learning the underlying (though relatively basic) math. For a reference more.
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