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Author Haynes, R. Brian.

Title Clinical epidemiology : how to do clinical practice research / R. Brian Haynes [and three others].

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2006]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Third edition.
Description 1 online resource (512 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Forming research questions -- Conducting systematic reviews -- Finding information about the burden of disease -- An introduction to performing therapeutic trials -- The tactics of performing therapeutic trials -- The principles behind the tactics of performing therapeutic trials -- Performing quality improvement studies -- Evaluating diagnostic tests -- Determining prognosis and creating clinical decision rules -- Assessing claims of causation -- Generating measurements, especially for the quality of life -- Becoming a successful clinician-investigator -- Preparing a research protocol to improve its chances for success -- Collecting data online -- Analyzing data -- Preparing reports for publication and responding to reviewers' comments -- Dealing with the media.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Clinical epidemiology.
Medicine -- Research -- Epidemiology.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Haynes, R. Brian. Clinical epidemiology : how to do clinical practice research. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2006 xv, 496 pages ; 23 cm 9780781745246 (DNLM)101244471 (DLC) 2005008293
ISBN 0781745241

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