4. Probability

  1. Jay S. Kim Ph.D. and
  2. Ronald J. Dailey Ph.D.

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470388303.ch4

Biostatistics for Oral Healthcare

Biostatistics for Oral Healthcare

How to Cite

Kim, J. S. and Dailey, R. J. (2007) Probability, in Biostatistics for Oral Healthcare, Blackwell Munksgaard, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470388303.ch4

Author Information

  1. Loma Linda University, School of Dentistry, Loma Linda, California 92350

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 13 NOV 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813828183

Online ISBN: 9780470388303

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Keywords:

  • probability;
  • health sciences;
  • epidemiology;
  • algebraic operations;
  • periodontal disease

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sample Space and Events

  • Basic Properties of Probability

  • Independence and Mutually Exclusive Events

  • Conditional Probability

  • Bayes Theorem

  • Rates and Proportions

  • Exercises

  • References