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statistics

(sta-tis'tiks) [L. statisticus, pert. to a status]
The systematic collection, organization, analysis, and interpretation of numerical data pert. to any subject. statistical (-tis'ti-kal), adjective

medical statistics

Statistics pert. to medical sciences, esp. data pert. to human disease.

morbidity statistics

Statistics that enumerate the extent, frequency, or severity of disease in a community.

parametric statistics

The class of statistics based on the assumption that the samples measured are from normally distributed populations.

population statistics

Vital statistics

vital statistics

Statistics relating to births (natality), deaths (mortality), diseases (morbidity), health, and marriage. Vital statistics for the U.S. are published annually by the National Center for Health Statistics of the Department of Health and Human Services.
Synonym: population statistics

Patient discussion about statistical

Q. What are the known statistics of Autism: Here is a question which needs a very detailed reply please. What are the known statistics of Autism: incidence, cost and ratio?

A. for more statistical information here are 2 sites:
http://www.autism-society.org/site/PageServer?pagename=about_whatis_factsstats

and here is the CDC site link:
http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/dd/addmprevalence.htm

Q. Do you know if Propecia can truly stop hair loss and even grow back hair. do you have any statistics about it? do you know if there are any side effects to this medication?

A. it does work but there is some side affects, as in E.D. while you are on the med.

Q. What is the statistic number of women having breast cancer or under the threat of having breast cancer? where would i find a good , and reliable info about the disease ?

A. it is said that today 1 out of any 8 women will have breast cancer. there are also men who has breast cancer but the numbers are considerably lower.
about a good source of info- the site that doctoradhi gave you is pretty good, and you can use also the national medical library link:
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/breastcancer.html#cat22

good luck!

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Assessment of research articles published in biomedical journals, in terms of study designs used, statistical tests applied and the use of statistical analysis programmes, helps elucidating research activity profile and trends in the biomedical specialties as well as countries where these journals are published.1-4 Statistical tests are applied to make sense of data and glean information from it; "Statistics is the science of learning from data, and of measuring, controlling, and communicating uncertainty; and it thereby provides the navigation essential for controlling the course of scientific and societal advances".5
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Statistics is the study of the collection, analysis, interpretation, presentation, and organization of data.[sup][1] Robust statistical designing, sound statistical analysis, and standardized presentation are important to enhance the quality and transparency of biomedical research.

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