1 The Scope of Statistics.
2 Describing Data.
4 Analysing Means and Proportions.
5 Analysing Variances, Counts and Other Measures.
6 Bayesian Methods.
7 Regression and Correlation.
8 Comparison of Several Groups.
9 Experimental Design.
10 Analysing Non-Normal Data.
11 Modelling Continous Data.
12 Further Regresson Models for a Continuous Response.
13 Multivariate Methods.
14 Modelling Categorical Data.
15 Empirical Methods for Categrorical Data.
16 Further Bayesian Methods.
17 Survival Analysis.
18 Clinical Trials.
19 Statistical Methods in Epidemiology.
20 Laboratory Assays.
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Statistics in Medicine, Volume 22, 2003
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Short Book Reviews, Volume 22, Number 2, August 2002
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On previous editions:
'...this is an excellent book...I strongly recommend this book...'
International Society for Clinical Biostatistics, December 1997
'...this classical beauty has aged well.'
International Statistical Institute, April 1996
'...readers who...use statistical analysis...must buy this third edition'
Australian-New Zealand Journal of Surgery, Spring 1995
'...the standard text for professional medical statisticians.'
Aslib Book Guide, November 1994
* Special regression problems have been added to the new edition
* "...the standard text for professional medical statisticians." - Aslib Book Guide
* new chapter on laboratory assays