...a resource that makes it easy for a beginner to comprehend a wide range of statistical concepts and tools. This is a dummy description. June 2003 The second edition enhances the emphasis on choice of appropriate methods with new chapters on strategies for analysis and measures of association and impact. Please try again. Blackwell Publishing is delighted to announce that this book has been Highly Commended in the 2004 BMA Medical Book Competition. Download Product Flyer is to download PDF in new tab. The topics are easy to locate and include practical examples. Chi-squared tests for 2 × 2 and larger contingency tables. Jonathan A. C. Sterne, ISBN: 978-0-865-42871-3 Aimed at students of medical statistics, medical researchers, public health practitioners and practising clinicians using statistics in their daily work, the book is designed as both a teaching and a reference text. British Medical Journal, "One word which definitely describes this book is "comprehensive". 26. Well done Betty Kirkwood, you have achieved what other books and LSHTM lecturers could not. For the keen student who does not want a book for mathematicians, this is an excellent first book on medical statistics.". BT - Essential Medical Statistics. An introductory textbook, it presents statistics with a clarity and logic that demystifies the subject, while providing a comprehensive coverage of advanced as well as basic methods. Explains things in a very easy to understand manner. This useful online resource provides statistical datasets to download, as well as sample chapters and future updates. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. There are many books on statistics for doctors but there are few that are excellent and this is certainly one of them. Essential Medical Statistics Betty R. Kirkwood MA MSc DIC, Hon MFPHM, FMedSci Professor of Epidemiology and International Health London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine University of London Jonathan A.C. Sterne MA MSc PhD Professor of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology Department of Social Medicine University of Bristol AQ1 # 1988, 2003 by Blackwell Science Ltd a … Our aim throughout has been to retain the strengths of the first edition, by keeping the emphasis on enabling the reader to know which method to apply when. M3 - Authored book. For the keen student who does not want a book for mathematicians, this is an excellent first book on medical statistics.". Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. 19. Controlling for confounding: stratification. Betty R. Kirkwood and Jonathan A. C. Sterne are the authors of Essential Medical Statistics, 2nd Edition, published by Wiley. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Statistics in Medicine, "The most readable book that I have yet discovered in the topic" Community Health Studies, "This book is statistically correct. ", 4th Year Medical Student Liverpool Medical School Sphincter, December 2003. Essential Medical Statistics is a classic amongst medical statisticians. Part F. Study design, analysis and interpretation. (Journal of Renal Nursing, 6 November 2011), COVID-19 Discipline-Specific Online Teaching Resources, Peer Review & Editorial Office Management, The Editor's Role: Development & Innovation, People In Research: Interviews & Inspiration, http://www.wiley.com/go/MedicalEssentialSeries, This book is a classic amongst medical statisticians, Throughout, methods are illustrated with worked examples, Starts with the basic concepts in data analysis and statistical inference, Full coverage of multiple linear regression, logistic regression, Poisson regression and Cox regression, as well as general issues in regression modelling, More advanced topics include meta-analysis, likelihood, bootstrapping and robust standard errors, and analysis of clustered data, Accompanying web site with sample chapters, datasets to download, and updates, at www.blackwellpublishing.com/essentialmedstats. 12. The topics are easy to locate and include practical examples. Who knew a stats book could be so well written! VL - Second. The format of the book is clear with highlighted formulae and worked examples, so that all concepts are presented in a simple, practical and easy-to-understand way. Essential Medical Statistics fills an important niche by providing practical information on a comprehensive scope of modern statistical methods and, at the same time, communicating on the same wavelengths as physicians and other nonstatisticians. Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. The practice of medical statistics has changed considerably since the first edition was written. Betty R. Kirkwood, The book now includes full coverage of the most commonly used regression models, multiple linear regression, logistic regression, Poisson regression and Cox regression, as well as a chapter on general issues in regression modelling. Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. Wiley-Blackwell; 2nd edition (8 May 2003), Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 15 December 2016. Essential Medical Statistics 2E 2e editie is een boek van Betty R. Kirkwood uitgegeven bij John Wiley And Sons Ltd. ISBN 9780865428713 Blackwell Publishing is delighted to announce that this book has been Highly Commended in the 2004 BMA Medical Book Competition. ", 4th Year Medical Student Liverpool Medical School Sphincter, December 2003. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 5 November 2018. Essential Medical Statistics book. Something went wrong. Statistics is not an easy subject to teach or write about. 7. Statistics in Medicine, Vol 24, Number 5, March 2005. Uses appropriate examples to help explain more difficult concepts. The second edition of Essential Medical Statistics has been comprehensively revised and updated to include modern statistical methods and modern approaches to statistical analysis, while retaining the approachable and non-mathematical style of the first edition. ", Teaching of Statistics in the Health Sciences, Section of the American Statistical Association, Spring 2004. T1 - Essential Medical Statistics. Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! Conditions apply. Logistic regression: comparing two or more exposure groups. Comparison of means from several groups: analysis of variance. AU - Kirkwood, BR. Principles Of Social Research (UK Higher Education OUP Humanities & Social Sciences Health), Oxford Handbook of Epidemiology for Clinicians (Flexicover) (Oxford Medical Handbooks), Introduction to health economics (Understanding Public Health), Gordis Epidemiology, 6e: with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access, Public Health and Epidemiology at a Glance. An introductory textbook, it presents statistics with a clarity and logic that will demystify the subject, while providing a comprehensive coverage of advanced as well as basic methods. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. An introductory textbook, it presents statistics with a clarity and logic that demystifies the subject, while providing a comprehensive coverage of advanced as well as basic methods.