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
  11. Epidemiology: Applications
  12. Epidemiology: Methodology
    1. Absolute Risk
    2. Additive Model
    3. Age–Period–Cohort Analysis
    4. Aging Models
    5. Agreement, Measurement of
    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 Stage Migration in Cancer Survival
    20. Bias from Survival in Prevalent Case–Control Studies
    21. Bias in Case–Control Studies
    22. Bias in Cohort Studies
    23. Bias in Observational Studies
    24. Bias Toward the Null
    25. Bias, Nondifferential
    26. Bias, Overview
    27. Bias, Protopathic
    28. Biased Sampling of Cohorts
    29. Birth Cohort Studies
    30. Case Fatality
    31. Case Series, Case Reports
    32. Case–Cohort Study
    33. Case–Control Study
    34. Case–Control Study, Hospital-Based
    35. Case–Control Study, Nested
    36. Case–Control Study, Population-Based
    37. Case–Control Study, Prevalent
    38. Case–Control Study, Sequential
    39. Case–Control Study, Two-Phase
    40. Chain Binomial Model
    41. Chronic Disease Models
    42. Clustering
    43. Co-Morbidity
    44. Cohort Study
    45. Cohort Study, Historical
    46. Collapsibility
    47. Competing Risks
    48. Confounder
    49. Confounder Summary Score
    50. Confounding
    51. Controls
    52. Cornfield's Inequality
    53. Correlational Study
    54. Counter-Matching
    55. Covariate
    56. Covariate Imbalance, Adjustment for
    57. Cross-Sectional Study
    58. Crude Risk
    59. Cumulative Hazard
    60. Cumulative Incidence
    61. Cumulative Incidence Rate
    62. Cumulative Incidence Ratio
    63. Denominator Difficulties
    64. Density Sampling
    65. Descriptive Epidemiology
    66. Detection Bias
    67. Diagnostic Test Accuracy
    68. Diagnostic Test Evaluation without a Gold Standard
    69. Diagnostic Tests, Evaluation of
    70. Diagnostic Tests, Likelihood Ratio
    71. Diagnostic Tests, Multiple
    72. Differential Error
    73. Disease Registers
    74. Dose–Response
    75. Drug Utilization Patterns
    76. Dynamic Population
    77. Ecologic Fallacy
    78. Ecologic Study
    79. Effect Modification
    80. Eligibility Restriction
    81. Epidemic Curve
    82. Epidemic Models, Control
    83. Epidemic Models, Deterministic
    84. Epidemic Models, Inference
    85. Epidemic Models, Multi-Strain
    86. Epidemic Models, Recurrent
    87. Epidemic Models, Sensitivity Analysis
    88. Epidemic Models, Spatial
    89. Epidemic Models, Stochastic
    90. Epidemic Models, Structured Population
    91. Epidemic Thresholds
    92. Epidemiology, Overview
    93. Excess Relative Risk
    94. Excess Risk
    95. Experimental Study
    96. Exposure Effect
    97. False Negative Rate
    98. False Positive Rate
    99. Fix–Neyman Process
    100. Fixed Population
    101. Follow-up, Active Versus Passive
    102. Frequency Matching
    103. Geographic Patterns of Disease
    104. Gold Standard Test
    105. Hawthorne Effect
    106. Hazard Rate
    107. Healthy Worker Effect
    108. Hill's Criteria for Causality
    109. Incidence Density
    110. Incidence Density Ratio
    111. Incidence Rate
    112. Incidence–Prevalence Relationships
    113. Incident Case
    114. Incomplete Follow-up
    115. Infectious Disease Models
    116. Interviewer Bias
    117. Kappa
    118. Kappa and Its Dependence on Marginal Rates
    119. Latent Period
    120. Mapping Disease Patterns
    121. Matched Analysis
    122. Matching
    123. Measurement Error in Epidemiologic Studies
    124. Meta-Analysis in Epidemiology
    125. Meta-Analysis of Diagnostic Tests
    126. Migrant Studies
    127. Misclassification Error
    128. Missing Data in Epidemiologic Studies
    129. Multiplicative Model
    130. Natural History Study of Prognosis
    131. Nondifferential Error
    132. Nonresponse
    133. Nonsampling Errors
    134. Observational Study
    135. Odds
    136. Odds Ratio
    137. Overmatching
    138. Partner Study
    139. Person-Years at Risk
    140. Poisson Regression in Epidemiology
    141. Population-Based Study
    142. Predictive Modeling of Prognosis
    143. Predictive Values
    144. Prevalence
    145. Prevalence of Disease, Estimation from Screening Data
    146. Prevalence Rate or Ratio
    147. Prevalence–Incidence Bias
    148. Prevalent Case
    149. Preventable Fraction
    150. Prognosis
    151. Propensity Score
    152. Proportional Mortality Ratio (PMR)
    153. Proportional Mortality Study
    154. Random Digit Dialing Sampling for Case–Control Studies
    155. Random Error
    156. Rate
    157. Recall Bias
    158. Receiver Operating Characteristic (ROC) Curves
    159. Record Linkage
    160. Regression to the Mean
    161. Relative Hazard
    162. Relative Odds
    163. Relative Risk
    164. Relative Risk Modeling
    165. Reliability Study
    166. Reproduction Number
    167. Retrospective Study
    168. Risk
    169. Risk Assessment
    170. Risk Factor
    171. Sample Size in Epidemiologic Studies
    172. Scan Statistics for Disease Surveillance
    173. Screening Benefit, Evaluation of
    174. Screening, Models of
    175. Screening, Overview
    176. Screening, Sojourn Time
    177. Secondary Attack Rate
    178. Selection Bias
    179. Sensitivity
    180. Sensitivity Analysis
    181. Sex Ratio at Birth
    182. Simpson's Paradox
    183. SIR Epidemic Models
    184. Smoothing Methods in Epidemiology
    185. Specificity
    186. Standardization Methods
    187. Stratification
    188. Study Population
    189. Surveillance of Diseases
    190. Synergy of Exposure Effects
    191. Systematic Error
    192. Target Population
    193. Time Lag Effect
    194. Treatment Delay
    195. Unit of Analysis
    196. Validation Study
    197. Validity and Generalizability in Epidemiologic Studies
  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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