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Chevannes, Mel

Practical Statistics for Nursing and Health Care

Chevannes, Mel - Practical Statistics for Nursing and Health Care, ebook

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Nursing is a growing area of higher education, in which anintroduction to statistics is an essential component. There iscurrently a gap in the market for a 'user-friendly' book which iscontextulised and targeted for nursing. Practical Statistics forNursing and Health Care introduces statistical techniques in such away that readers will easily grasp the fundamentals to enable themto gain the confidence and understanding to perform their ownanalysis. It also provides sufficient advice in areas such asclinical trials and epidemiology to enable the reader to criticallyappraise work published in journals such as the Lancet and BritishMedical Journal.
* Covers all basic statistical concepts and tests
* Is user-friendly - avoids excessive jargon
* Includes relevant examples for nurses, including case studies anddata sets
* Provides information on further reading
* Starts from first principles and progresses step by step
* Includes 'advice on' sections for all of the tests described

Keywords: increasingly; care professionals; statistics; nurses; health; necessary; knowledge; empirical; research; practice; statistical; practical; essential; nursing; manner; techniques; accessible; principles; progresses step; tests; sections, Life Sciences Special Topics, Life Sciences Special Topics

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2002
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
400 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118685617
Printed ISBN
9780471497165

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