Epidemiology for the Uninitiated

Epidemiology for the Uninitiated

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English
80 Pages

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This perennial bestseller is an ideal introductions to epidemiology in health care. The fifith editon retains the book's simplicity and brevity, at the same time providing the reader with the core elements of epidemiology needed in health care practice and research. The text has been revised throughout, with new examples introduced to bring the book right up to date.

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Published 05 February 2009
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EAN13 9781405146104
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Language English

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What is epidemiology?
Quantifying disease in populations
Comparing disease rates
Measurement error and bias
Planning and conducting a survey
Ecological studies
Longitudinal studies
Casecontrol and cross sectional studies
Experimental studies
Screening
Outbreaks of disease
Reading epidemiological reports
Further reading
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