# QUANTITATIVE METHODS FOR HEALTH RESEARCH

**Author:**Nigel Bruce, Daniel Pope, and Debbi Stanistreet

**Affiliation:**University of Liverpool, UK

**Publisher:**Wiley-Blackwell

**Publication Date:**2008

**ISBN 10:**0470022752

**ISBN 13:**9780470022757

**Edition:**1st

## Description:

Quantitative Research Methods for Health Professionals: A Practical Interactive Course is a superb introduction to epidemiology, biostatistics, and research methodology for the whole health care community. Drawing examples from a wide range of health research, this practical handbook covers important contemporary health research methods such as survival analysis, Cox regression, and meta-analysis, the understanding of which go beyond introductory concepts.