By Stewart Anderson

ISBN-10: 1584888342

ISBN-13: 9781584888345

The emergence of high-speed computing has facilitated the improvement of many fascinating statistical and mathematical equipment within the final 25 years, broadening the panorama of accessible instruments in statistical investigations of advanced facts. Biostatistics: A Computing Approach makes a speciality of visualization and computational methods linked to either sleek and classical thoughts. additionally, it promotes computing as a device for acting either analyses and simulations which may facilitate such figuring out.

As a realistic topic, courses in R and SAS are provided in the course of the textual content. as well as those courses, appendices describing the fundamental use of SAS and R are supplied. educating by means of instance, this publication emphasizes the significance of simulation and numerical exploration in a modern day statistical research. a number of statistical equipment that may be carried out with uncomplicated calculations also are labored into the textual content to construct perception approximately how the equipment rather work.

Suitable for college kids who've an curiosity within the software of statistical equipment yet don't unavoidably intend to develop into statisticians, this booklet has been built from advent to Biostatistics II, which the writer taught for greater than a decade on the collage of Pittsburgh.

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