Research Methods in Community Medicine: Surveys, Epidemiological Research, Programme Evaluation, Clinical Trials

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Wiley, Aug 25, 2008 - Mathematics - 414 pages
  • A simple and systematic guide to the planning and performance of investigations concerned with health and disease and with health care
  • Offers researchers help in choosing a topic and to think about shaping objectives and ideas and to link these with the appropriate choice of method
  • Fully updated with new sections on the use of the Web and computer programmes freely available in the planning, performance or analysis of studies

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The variables
Defining the variables
Planning the handling of data

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About the author (2008)

J.H. Abramson, Emeritus Professor of Social Medicine, The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Jerusalem.
Author of five previous editions of the formerly titled Survey Methods in Community Medicine and Making Sense of Data with OUP.

Z.H. Abramson, Beit Hakerem Community Clinic (Clalit Health Services) and Department of Family Medicine, The Hebrew University-Hadassah School of Medicine, Jerusalem.

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