Epidemiological Research: Terms and Concepts Hardback
The book is organized so as to address in separate sections first the preparatory topics of medicine (clinical and epidemiological), science in general, and statistics (mathematical); then topics of epidemiological research proper; and, finally, topics of `meta-epidemiological' clinical research.
In those two main sections, a further grouping is based on the distraction between objects and methods of study.
In this framework, the particular topics are addressed both descriptively and quasi-prescriptively, commonly with a number of explicatory annotations. This book is intended to serve as a handbook for whomever is, in whatever way, concerned with epidemiological or `meta-epidemiological' clinical research.
But besides this, it is also intended to serve as a textbook for students in introductory courses on `epidemiological' research - to which end there is a suggested hierarchy of the concepts that might reasonably be covered.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 175 pages, XVI, 175 p.
- Publisher: Springer
- Publication Date: 28/04/2011
- Category: Medicine: general issues
- ISBN: 9789400711709
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