Published January 1997
by Amer Statistical Assn .
Written in English
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The American Statistical Association is the world's largest community of statisticians, the "Big Tent for Statistics." It is the second-oldest, continuously operating professional association in the country. From seasoned author Ray Merrill, this text explores how epidemiologic methods are conducted and interpreted. In four sections, Statistical Methods in Epidemiologic Research covers basic concepts in epidemiology and statistics, study designs, statistical techniques and applications, as well as special topics. Key Features:5/5(2). Drawing on the authors' extensive teaching experience, the text provides an introduction to core statistical epidemiology that will be a valuable resource for students and lecturers in health and medical sciences and applied statistics, health staff, clinical researchers and data : Paperback. Author of Constitution and by-laws of the American Statistical Association, Exploring Statistics in the Elementary Grades, Exploring Statistics in Elementary Grades, Proceedings of the Bayesian Statistical Science Section, Proceedings of the Statistical Computing Section, Directory of Members, Am Statistical Assn Epidemiology Section Proc, Proceedings .
The American Statistical Association publishes scholarly journals; statistical magazines; and a variety of conference proceedings, books, and other materials related to the practice of statistics. From our technical journals to our general-interest m. Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) is the largest gathering of statisticians held in North America. Attended by more than 6, people, meeting activities include oral presentations, panel sessions, poster presentations, continuing education courses, an exhibit hall (with state-of-the-art statistical products and opportunities), career placement services, society and section business. Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology Sponsored by the ASA and American Association for Public Opinion Research, this journal’s objective is to include cutting-edge scholarly articles on statistical and methodological issues for sample surveys, censuses, administrative record systems, and . epidemiology. Finally, Section 5 concludes the paper with a discussion of areas needing further research. 2. Types of Investigations Epidemiological investigations can be broadly grouped as follows: 1. Observational Epidemiology refers to the inference about the etiological factors.
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