Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog

RECORD NUMBER: 25 OF 64

OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Epidemiology : an introduction /
Author Rothman, Kenneth J.
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 750986180
ISBN 9780199754557 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0199754551 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Epidemiology. ; Epidemiologic Methods.
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
Checkout
Status
EKBM  RA651.R68 2012 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/19/2013
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation viii, 268 p. : ill., charts ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction to epidemiologic thinking -- Pioneers in epidemiology and public health -- What is causation? -- Measuring disease occurrence and causal effects -- Types of epidemiologic studies -- Infectious disease epidemiology -- Dealing with biases -- Random error and the role of statistics -- Analyzing simple epidemiologic data -- Controlling confounding by stratifying data -- Measuring interactions -- Using regression models in epidemiologic analysis -- Epidemiology in clinical settings.