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Title Statistical advances in the biomedical sciences : clinical trials, epidemiology, survival analysis, and bioinformatics / edited by Atanu Biswas [and others]
Published Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Interscience, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxix, 582 pages) : illustrations
Series Wiley series in probability and statistics
Wiley series in probability and statistics.
Contents Statistical Advances in the Biomedical Sciences; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contributors; PART I CLINICAL TRIALS; 1. Phase I Clinical Trials; 2. Phase II Clinical Trials; 3. Response-Adaptive Designs in Phase III Clinical Trials; 4. Inverse Sampling for Clinical Trials: A Brief Review of Theory and Practice; 5. The Design and Analysis Aspects of Cluster Randomized Trials; PART II EPIDEMIOLOGY; 6. HIV Dynamics Modeling and Prediction of Clinical Outcomes in AIDS Clinical Research; 7. Spatial Epidemiology; 8. Modeling Disease Dynamics: Cholera as a Case Study
9. Misclassification and Measurement Error Models in Epidemiologic StudiesPART III SURVIVAL ANALYSIS; 10. Semiparametric Maximum-Likelihood Inference in Survival Analysis; 11. An Overview of the Semi-Competing Risks Problem; 12. Tests for Time-Varying Covariate Effects within Aalen's Additive Hazards Model; 13. Analysis of Outcomes Subject to Induced Dependent Censoring: A Marked Point Process Perspective; 14. Analysis of Dependence in Mult
Summary This book compiles 30 carefully prepared and peer-reviewed articles form eminent researchers in the modern-day biomedical sciences. With sections on Clinical Trials, Epidemiology, Survival Analysis, and Bioinformatics, it provides more specific details on
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Bioinformatics.
Biology -- Research -- Statistical methods.
Clinical trials -- Statistical methods.
Epidemiology -- Statistical methods.
Medicine -- Research -- Statistical methods.
Survival analysis (Biometry)
Biomedical Research.
Clinical Trials as Topic.
Computational Biology -- methods.
Epidemiologic Methods.
Models, Statistical.
Survival Analysis.
Form Electronic book
Author Biswas, Atanu, 1970-
LC no. 2007013684
ISBN 0470181192 (electronic bk.)
9780470181195 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)