Biostatistics for Practitioners: An Interpretative Guide for Medicine and Biology deals with several aspects of statistics that are indispensable for researchers and students across the biomedical sciences.
The book features a step-by-step approach, focusing on standard statistical tests, as well as discussions of the most common errors.
The book is based on the author’s 40+ years of teaching statistics to medical fellows and biomedical researchers across a wide range of fields.
Discusses how to use the standard statistical tests in the biomedical field, as well as how to make statistical inferences (t test, ANOVA, regression etc.)Includes non-standards tests, including equivalence or non-inferiority testing, extreme value statistics, cross-over tests, and simple time series procedures such as the runs test and CusumsIntroduces procedures such as multiple regression, Poisson regression, meta-analysis and resampling statistics, and provides references for further studies