Book , Print in English

Clinical epidemiology : the essentials

Robert H. Fletcher, Suzanne W. Fletcher.
  • Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ©2005.
  • 4th ed.
  • xv, 252 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 26 cm
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Summary
  • A comprehensive, concise, and clinically oriented introduction to the subject of epidemiology. Introduces students to the principles of evidence-based medicine that will help develop and apply methods of clinical observation in order to form accurate conclusions. This Fourth Edition includes more complete coverage of systematic reviews and knowledge management, as well as other key topics such as abnormality, diagnosis, frequency and risk, prognosis, treatment, prevention, chance, studying cases and cause.
Contents
  • note: Ch. 1 Introduction
  • Ch. 2 Abnormality
  • Ch. 3 Diagnosis
  • Ch. 4 Frequency
  • Ch. 5 Risk : looking forward
  • Ch. 6 Risk : looking backward
  • Ch. 7 Prognosis
  • Ch. 8 Treatment
  • Ch. 9 Prevention
  • Ch. 10 Chance
  • Ch. 11 Cause
  • Ch. 12 Systematic reviews.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • OCLC
ISBN
  • 0781752159
  • 9780781752152
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2004029660
  • OCLC: 57251369
  • OCLC: 57251369

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