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Biostatistics: Course Outline

Biostatistics provides an introduction to selected important topics in biostatistical concepts and reasoning. This course represents an introduction to the field and provides a survey of data and data types.

Course Outline

Introduction to Statistics

Population and samples

Data analysis and presentation

Variables tabulation

Vhart and diagram preparation

Sampling techniques and sample size

Probability and proportions

Test of significance

Normal test t test

Chi square test

One way ANOVA two way ANOVA

Post-hoc test etc

Correlation and its applications

 Linear regression and multiple regression

Clinical trials and intervention studies

Measures for developing health statistical indicators

Morbidity and mortality statistics

Latest statistical computer software usage for data analysis (Graph Pad SPSS etc) 

Relevant Books