RT Book, Section
A1 Walters, Ryan W.
A2 Malone, Patrick M.
A2 Malone, Meghan J.
A2 Park, Sharon K.
SR Print(0)
ID 1151744799
T1 The Application of Statistical Analysis in the Biomedical Sciences
T2 Drug Information: A Guide for Pharmacists, 6e
YR 2018
FD 2018
PB McGraw-Hill Education
PP New York, NY
SN 9781259837975
LK accesspharmacy.mhmedical.com/content.aspx?aid=1151744799
RD 2021/11/28
AB After completing this chapter, the reader will be able toDefine the population being studied and describe the method most appropriate to sample a given population.Identify and describe the dependent and independent variables and indicate whether any covariates were included in analysis.Identify and define the four scales of variable measurement.Describe the difference between descriptive and inferential statistics.Describe the mean, median, variance, and standard deviation and why they are important to statistical analysis.Describe the properties of the normal distribution and when an alternative distribution should be, or should have been, used.Describe several common epidemiological statistics.Identify and describe the difference between parametric and nonparametric statistical tests and when their use is most appropriate.Determine whether the appropriate statistical test has been performed when evaluating a study.