Book DetailAuthor/Editor(s): Anders Kallner
Publication Date: September 27, 2013
Size: 2.85 MB
Book DescriptionLaboratory Statistics: Handbook of Formulas and Terms presents common strategies for comparing and evaluating numerical laboratory data. In particular, the text deals with the type of data and problems that laboratory scientists and students in analytical chemistry, clinical chemistry, epidemiology, and clinical research face on a daily basis.
This book takes the mystery out of statistics and provides simple, hands-on instructions in the format of everyday formulas. As far as possible, spreadsheet shortcuts and functions are included, along with many simple worked examples. This book is a must-have guide to applied statistics in the lab that will result in improved experimental design and analysis.
- Comprehensive coverage of simple statistical concepts familiarizes the reader with formatted statistical expression
- Simple, worked examples make formulas easy to use in real life
- Spreadsheet functions demonstrate how to find immediate solutions to common problems
- In-depth indexing and frequent use of synonyms facilitate the quick location of appropriate procedures
Includes virtually every basic statistic a clinical scientist should need to comprehend in order to deal with most data sets, from exploring characteristics of the data to various simple linear regressions.If you have a reasonable grasp on the theory and methods of statistics already, this book will allow you to perform robust statistical analysis with a simple spreadsheet.
--Chemistry International, July-August 2014