Sample size determination and power / Thomas P. Ryan.
By: Ryan, Thomas P.Material type: BookSeries: Wiley series in probability and statistics: Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, ©2013Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118439227; 1118439228; 9781118439203; 1118439201; 9781118439210; 111843921X; 9781118439241; 1118439244; 9781299678767; 1299678769.Subject(s): Sampling (Statistics) | Regression analysis | Sample Size | Clinical Trials as Topic | Mathematical Computing | Regression Analysis | Sampling Studies | BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Healing -- General | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Alternative Therapies | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Healing | MEDICAL -- Healing | Regression analysis | Sampling (Statistics)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Sample size determination and power.DDC classification: 615.5072/4 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Brief review of hypothesis testing concepts/issues and confidence intervals -- Methods of determining sample size -- Means and variances -- Proportions and rates -- Regression methods and correlation -- Experimental designs -- Clinical trials -- Quality improvement -- Survival analysis and reliability -- Nonparametric methods -- Miscellaneous topics.
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Featuring a comprehensive approach to sample size determination for general statistical use, this book uniquely blends applications from a variety of fields including statistics, biostatistics, the health sciences, and engineering. Topical coverage includes: hypothesis testing concepts and issues; confidence intervals; methods of determining sample sizes; means and variances; proportions and rates; regression methods and correlation; experimental designs; clinical trials; quality improvement; survival analysis and reliability; and nonparametric methods.