Clinical epidemiology : how to do clinical practice research / R. Brian Haynes ... [et al.].
Contributor(s): Haynes, R. BrianPublisher: Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2006Edition: 3rd edDescription: xv, 496 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)Content type: rdacontent Media type: rdamedia Carrier type: rdacarrierISBN: 0781745241Subject(s): Clinical epidemiology | Medicine -- Research -- Epidemiology | Biomedical Research -- methods | Epidemiologic Methods | Research DesignDDC classification: 614.4 LOC classification: RA 652 | .C45 2006Online resources: Table of contents | Publisher description
|Item type||Current location||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Circulation Books||Medical Center Library Circulation COM||RA 652 .C45 2006 (Browse shelf)||Available||002246|
Includes bibliographical references.
Forming research questions -- Conducting systematic reviews -- Finding information about the burden of disease -- An introduction to performing therapeutic trials -- The tactics of performing therapeutic trials -- The principles behind the tactics of performing therapeutic trials -- Performing quality improvement studies -- Evaluating diagnostic tests -- Determining prognosis and creating clinical decision rules -- Assessing claims of causation -- Generating measurements, especially for the quality of life -- Becoming a successful clinician-investigator -- Preparing a research protocol to improve its chances for success -- Collecting data online -- Analyzing data -- Preparing reports for publication and responding to reviewers' comments -- Dealing with the media.