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medical statistics

Statistics pert. to medical sciences, esp. data pert. to human disease.
See also: statistics
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Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (initially known as Regional Statistical Bureau) was established in Madras in 1978 with a mandate to undertake studies in the domain of health services research, carry out evaluation of the National Health Programmes, study issues related to statistical methodology, conduct short-term courses in statistics for doctors and in-service statisticians in the health sector and provide statistical consultancy and service to research projects from, both ICMR and nonICMR institutes.
Kattan specializes in medical statistics and decision-making and is chair of the Department of Quantitative Health Sciences at Cleveland Clinic.
The Committee will also prepare for holding Syrian-Emirati medical days and exchanging work visits and medical statistics on epidemics.
Interpretation and Uses of Medical Statistics, fifth edition
Interpretation and Uses of Medical Statistics first appeared in 1969 and provided ideas on statistics' applications to medical science to those with no formal training in this area.
6)' Based on his work, he was appointed at age 35 to the inaugural Chair of Pathology at London University when the anatomist JF Meckel refused the offer, but stayed on in Paris to complete his atlas and to study with Pierre Louis, father of medical statistics.
According to medical statistics, the most common type of cancers in the Kingdom are breast, intestinal, lymphatic, leukemia, skin and brain cancers.
Wiley said the acquired assets complement existing areas of strength in Wiley's statistics publishing program, including medical statistics and statistical theory and methodology, "while also providing an additional route into areas of strong growth, including statistics for business and industry and statistics for the social sciences.
It is true that in terms of medical statistics smoking kills about a dozen times more people every year than booze.
It will be delivered by John Tickner, an independent optometrist and a Fellow of the College and the American Academy of Optometry, who has a specialist interest in medical statistics.
All allied scientists were comprised of 18 diverse subspecialties: bacteriology, biochemistry, biophysics, chemistry, entomology, industrial hygiene, medical statistics, parasitology, pathology, pharmacology, physics, physiology, psychology, public health, radiobiology, sanitary engineering, serology and virology.

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