Biostatistics

Books on Biostatistics, i.e. science of statistics applied to the analysis of biological or medical data


Biostatistics

Statistical Methods for Health Care Research
This text provides a thorough foundation for the statistics portion of nursing and all health care research courses.

Date: 28 Jan 2007, Rating: 4.0

Basic & Clinical Biostatistics (LANGE Basic Science)
A comprehensive user-friendly introduction to biostatistics and epidemiology applied to medicine, clinical practice, and research.

Date: 28 Jan 2007, Rating: Not rated

Principles of Biostatistics
Marcello Pagano and Kimberlee Gauvreau's PRINCIPLES OF BIOSTATISTICS, Second Edition is a concepts-based introduction to statistical procedures that prepares public health, medical, and life sciences students to conduct and evaluate research.

Date: 28 Jan 2007, Rating: 5.0

Biostatistical Analysis (4th Edition)
The latest edition of this best-selling biostatistics book is both comprehensive and easy to read.

Date: 28 Jan 2007, Rating: 4.0

Statistics for Epidemiology by N.P. Jewell
Statistics for Epidemiology fills a substantial niche by explaining the ideas behind the analysis of epidemiological data without requiring a high level of mathematics and without resorting a 'cookbook' format.

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: Not rated

Fundamentals of Biostatistics by B. Rosner
Bernard Rosner's FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOSTATISTICS is a practical introduction to the methods, techniques, and computation of statistics with human subjects.

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: 3.8

Biostatistics: A Foundation for Analysis in the Health Sciences (Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics)
This classic text takes an applied and computer-oriented approach to its topical coverage.

Date: 28 Jan 2007, Rating: Not rated

Applied Spatial Statistics for Public Health Data
This is the first thorough overview to integrate spatial statistics with data management and the display capabilities of GIS

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: Not rated

Intuitive Biostatistics by H. Motulsky
This text explains statistical principles in non-technical language and focuses on explaining the proper scientific interpretation of statistical tests rather than on the mathematical logic of the tests themselves.

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: 5.0

Model Selection and Multi-Model Inference
The second edition of this book is unique in that it focuses on methods for making formal statistical inference from all the models in an a priori set

Date: 8 Dec 2006, Rating: Not rated

Applied Survival Analysis: Regression Modeling of Time to Event Data by D.W. Hosmer Jr. & S. Lemeshow
A Practical, Up-To-Date Guide To Modern Methods In The Analysis Of Time To Event Data.

Date: 5 Nov 2006, Rating: 1.0

Fundamentals of Clinical Trials by L. Friedman et al.
This text is intended for the clinical researcher who is interested in designing a clinical trial and developing a protocol.

Date: 5 Nov 2006, Rating: 5.0

Biometry by R.R. Sokal & F.J. Rohlf
This book and BIOSTATISTICAL ANALYSIS by Jerrold Zar are my main "go to" books when I have questions about statistical methods, applications, or interpretation.

Date: 5 Nov 2006, Rating: 5.0

Analysis of Longitudinal Data by P. Diggle et al.
The new edition of this important text has been completely revised and expanded to become the most up-to-date and thorough professional reference text in this fast-moving and important area of biostatistics.

Date: 20 Oct 2006, Rating: Not rated

An Introduction to Support Vector Machines and Other Kernel-based Learning Methods
This is the first comprehensive introduction to Support Vector Machines (SVMs), a new generation learning system based on recent advances in statistical learning theory.

Date: 5 Nov 2006, Rating: Not rated