Plichta, Stacey Beth, 1965-

Munro’s statistical methods for health care research / Statistical methods for health care research Stacey B. Plichta, Elizabeth A. Kelvin. - 6th ed. - Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2013. - vii, 567 p. : ill.

Rev. ed. of: Statistical methods for health care research / Barbara Hazard Munro. 5th ed. c2005.

Using research and statistics in health care -- Descriptive statistics : getting to know the data -- Key principles of statistical inference -- Hypothesis testing with inferential statistics -- Measuring the differences between the means two unrelated group means : independent t-tests and Mann-Whitney U-tests -- Measuring the differences between the means of two related groups : paired t-tests and Wilcoxon Matched Pairs tests -- Measuring the differences between the means of three or more unrelated groups : one way ANOVAS and the Kruskal-Wallis H-tests -- Differences among the means of three or more unrelated groups defined by two or more independent variables : N-way ANOVA -- Comparing the means of three or more related groups : repeated measures ANOVA and Friedman’s ANOVA by rank -- Analysis of covariance (ANCOVA) -- Measuring the association of two variables : Pearson and Spearman correlation -- Examining cross tabulations : the Chi-square statistic and the McNemar test -- Logistic regression -- Linear regression and regression diagnostics -- Factor analysis -- Path analysis -- Structural equation modeling -- Writing for presentation and publication.

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Statistics as Topic
Health Services Research--methods

WA 950 / P728m 2013