Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

Encyclopedia of Biostatistics

Online ISBN: 9780470011812

DOI: 10.1002/0470011815

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  1. Biographies
  2. Categorical Data Analysis
  3. Clinical Epidemiology
  4. Clinical Trials
  5. Clinical Trials: Applications
  6. Clinical Trials: Methodology
  7. Computation
  8. Design of Experiments
  9. Disease Modeling
  10. Epidemiology
    1. Absolute Risk
    2. Accident Proneness
    3. Additive Model
    4. Administrative Databases
    5. Age–Period–Cohort Analysis
    6. Agreement, Modeling of Categorical
    7. Analytic Epidemiology
    8. Attributable Fraction in Exposed
    9. Attributable Risk
    10. Average Age at Death
    11. Berkson's Fallacy
    12. Bias
    13. Bias From Diagnostic Suspicion in Case–Control Studies
    14. Bias from Exposure Effects on Controls
    15. Bias from Exposure Suspicion in Case–Control Studies
    16. Bias from Historical Controls
    17. Bias from Loss to Follow-up
    18. Bias from Nonresponse
    19. Bias from Survival in Prevalent Case–Control Studies
    20. Bias in Case–Control Studies
    21. Bias in Cohort Studies
    22. Bias in Observational Studies
    23. Bias Toward the Null
    24. Bias, Nondifferential
    25. Bias, Overview
    26. Bias, Protopathic
    27. Biased Sampling of Cohorts
    28. Birth Cohort Studies
    29. Birth Defect Registries
    30. BSE and vCJD
    31. Cancer Registries
    32. Case Fatality
    33. Case Series, Case Reports
    34. Case–Cohort Study
    35. Case–Control Study
    36. Case–Control Study, Hospital-Based
    37. Case–Control Study, Nested
    38. Case–Control Study, Population-Based
    39. Case–Control Study, Prevalent
    40. Case–Control Study, Sequential
    41. Case–Control Study, Two-Phase
    42. Causation
    43. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    44. Chronic Disease Models
    45. Clinical Epidemiology
    46. Clustering
    47. Cohort Study
    48. Cohort Study, Historical
    49. Collapsibility
    50. Competing Risks
    51. Confidentiality in Epidemiology
    52. Confounder
    53. Confounder Summary Score
    54. Confounding
    55. Controls
    56. Cornfield's Inequality
    57. Correlational Study
    58. Counter-Matching
    59. Covariate
    60. Covariate Imbalance, Adjustment for
    61. Cross-Sectional Study
    62. Crude Risk
    63. Cumulative Hazard
    64. Cumulative Incidence
    65. Cumulative Incidence Rate
    66. Cumulative Incidence Ratio
    67. Denominator Difficulties
    68. Density Sampling
    69. Descriptive Epidemiology
    70. Detection Bias
    71. Diagnostic Test Accuracy
    72. Diagnostic Test Evaluation without a Gold Standard
    73. Diagnostic Tests, Evaluation of
    74. Diagnostic Tests, Likelihood Ratio
    75. Diagnostic Tests, Multiple
    76. Differential Error
    77. Disease Registers
    78. Dose–Response
    79. Dose-response in Pharmacoepidemiology
    80. Drug Approval and Regulation
    81. You have free access to this content
      Drug Interactions
    82. Drug Utilization Patterns
    83. Dynamic Population
    84. Ecologic Fallacy
    85. Ecologic Study
    86. Effect Modification
    87. Egret
    88. Eligibility Restriction
    89. Environmental Epidemiology
    90. Epi Info
    91. Epicure
    92. Epidemic Curve
    93. Epidemic Models, Control
    94. Epidemic Models, Inference
    95. Epidemic Models, Multi-Strain
    96. Epidemic Models, Recurrent
    97. Epidemic Models, Sensitivity Analysis
    98. Epidemic Models, Spatial
    99. Epidemic Models, Structured Population
    100. Epidemic Thresholds
    101. Epidemiology as Legal Evidence
    102. Epidemiology, Overview
    103. Excess Relative Risk
    104. Excess Risk
    105. Experimental Study
    106. Exposure Effect
    107. False Negative Rate
    108. False Positive Rate
    109. Fix–Neyman Process
    110. Fixed Population
    111. Follow-up, Active Versus Passive
    112. Framingham Study
    113. Frequency Matching
    114. Geographic Epidemiology
    115. Geographic Patterns of Disease
    116. Gold Standard Test
    117. Hawthorne Effect
    118. Hazard Rate
    119. Healthy Worker Effect
    120. Hill's Criteria for Causality
    121. Incidence Density
    122. Incidence Density Ratio
    123. Incidence Rate
    124. Incidence–Prevalence Relationships
    125. Incident Case
    126. Incomplete Follow-up
    127. Incubation Period of Infectious Diseases
    128. Infectious Disease Models
    129. Interviewer Bias
    130. Job-exposure Matrices
    131. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology
    132. Kappa
    133. Kappa and Its Dependence on Marginal Rates
    134. Latent Period
    135. Leukemia Clusters
    136. Mapping Disease Patterns
    137. Matched Analysis
    138. Matching
    139. Measurement Error in Epidemiologic Studies
    140. Meta-Analysis in Epidemiology
    141. Meta-Analysis of Diagnostic Tests
    142. Migrant Studies
    143. Misclassification Error
    144. Missing Data in Epidemiologic Studies
    145. Molecular Epidemiology
    146. Morbidity and Mortality, Changing Patterns in the Twentieth Century
    147. Mortality, International Comparisons
    148. Multiplicative Model
    149. Natural History Study of Prognosis
    150. Nondifferential Error
    151. Nonresponse
    152. Nonsampling Errors
    153. Nutritional Epidemiology
    154. Nutritional Exposure Measures
    155. Observational Study
    156. Occupational Epidemiology
    157. Occupational Mortality
    158. Odds
    159. Odds Ratio
    160. Overmatching
    161. Partner Study
    162. Person-Years at Risk
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      Pharmacoepidemiology, Adverse and Beneficial Effects
    164. Pharmacoepidemiology, Overview
    165. Pharmacoepidemiology, Study Designs
    166. Poisson Regression in Epidemiology
    167. Population-Based Study
    168. Postmarketing Surveillance of New Drugs and Assessment of Risk
    169. Predictive Modeling of Prognosis
    170. Predictive Values
    171. Prevalence
    172. Prevalence of Disease, Estimation from Screening Data
    173. Prevalence Rate or Ratio
    174. Prevalence–Incidence Bias
    175. Prevalent Case
    176. Preventable Fraction
    177. Prognosis
    178. Propensity Score
    179. Proportional Mortality Ratio (PMR)
    180. Proportional Mortality Study
    181. Radiation Epidemiology
    182. Random Digit Dialing Sampling for Case–Control Studies
    183. Random Error
    184. Rate
    185. Recall Bias
    186. Receiver Operating Characteristic (ROC) Curves
    187. Record Linkage
    188. Regression to the Mean
    189. Relative Hazard
    190. Relative Odds
    191. Relative Risk
    192. Relative Risk Modeling
    193. Reliability Study
    194. Reproduction Number
    195. Retrospective Study
    196. Risk
    197. Risk Assessment
    198. Risk Assessment for Environmental Chemicals
    199. Risk Factor
    200. Sample Size in Epidemiologic Studies
    201. Scan Statistics for Disease Surveillance
    202. Screening Benefit, Evaluation of
    203. Screening, Models of
    204. Screening, Overview
    205. Screening, Sojourn Time
    206. Secondary Attack Rate
    207. Selection Bias
    208. Sensitivity
    209. Sensitivity Analysis
    210. Sex Ratio at Birth
    211. Simpson's Paradox
    212. SIR Epidemic Models
    213. Smoking and Health
    214. Smoothing Methods in Epidemiology
    215. Software, Epidemiological
    216. Specificity
    217. Standardization Methods
    218. Stratification
    219. Study Population
    220. Surveillance of Diseases
    221. Synergy of Exposure Effects
    222. Systematic Error
    223. Target Population
    224. Time Lag Effect
    225. Treatment Delay
    226. Unit of Analysis
    227. Validation Study
    228. Validity and Generalizability in Epidemiologic Studies
  11. Epidemiology: Applications
  12. Epidemiology: Methodology
  13. Governmental and International Agencies
  14. Health Services Research
  15. Historical Perspectives
  16. Honorary Lectures and Prizes
  17. Human Genetics
  18. Journals
  19. Laboratory and Basic Science Research
  20. Longitudinal Data Analysis and Time Series
  21. Medical and Health Specialties
  22. Multivariate Analysis
  23. Professional Activities
  24. Research Groups and Specific Studies
  25. Review Articles
  26. Sampling and Survey Methods
  27. Scientific and Professional Societies
  28. Statistical Models
  29. Statistical Theory and Methods (A-L)
  30. Statistical Theory and Methods (M-Z)
  31. Survival Analysis
  32. Vital and Health Statistics

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