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Studying a study and testing a test : how to read the medical evidence [electronic resource]

  • Riegelman, Richard K.
  • Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • 2005
Studying a study and testing a test : how to read the medical evidence [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Studying a study and testing a test :how to read the medical evidence[electronic resource] / Richard K. Riegelman.
  • Edition
    5th ed.
  • Publication
    Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2005.
  • Author
    Riegelman, Richard K.
  • Authors
    Ovid Technologies, Inc.
  • Phy Desc.
    vii, 403 p. : ill.
  • General Note
    Includes index.
  • Contents Note
    Types of studies and the M.A.A.R.I.E. framework -- Method -- Assignment -- Assessment -- Results -- Interpretation -- Extrapolation -- Randomized clinical trials -- Database research: nonconcurrent cohort studies -- Meta-analysis -- Questions to ask and flaw-catching exercises -- Method -- Assignment -- Assessment -- Results -- Interpretation -- Extrapolation -- Screening -- Questions to ask and flaw-catching exercises -- Method and assignment -- Assessment -- Results -- Interpretation and extrapolation -- Life expectancy -- Questions to ask and flaw-catching exercises -- Introduction and method -- Assignment -- Assessment -- Results -- Interpretation -- Extrapolation -- Questions to ask and flaw-catching exercises -- Method -- Assignment -- Assessment -- Results -- Interpretation -- Extrapolation and questions to ask -- Basic principles -- Univariable analysis -- Bivariable analysis -- Multivariable analysis -- Selecting a statistic flowchart.
  • Topical Term
    Biometry
    Evidence-Based Medicine methods
    Epidemiologic Methods
    Medical literature Evaluation.
    Medicine Research Evaluation.
  • ISBN
    9780781745765, 0781745764
  • Language
    English