5. Probability Distributions

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

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470388303.ch5

Biostatistics for Oral Healthcare

Biostatistics for Oral Healthcare

How to Cite

Kim, J. S. and Dailey, R. J. (2007) Probability Distributions, in Biostatistics for Oral Healthcare, Blackwell Munksgaard, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470388303.ch5

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 distributions;
  • medicine;
  • dentistry;
  • normal distribution;
  • binomial distributions

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Binomial Distribution

  • Poisson Distribution

  • Poisson Approximation to Binomial Distribution

  • Normal Distribution

  • Exercises

  • References