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ISLAMIC MEDICAL EDUCATION RESOURCES 04

0003-COURSE OUTLINE: BIOSTATISTICS

By Professor Omar Hasan Kasule Sr.

PART 1: COUNTING and MEASUREMENT

INTRODUCTION

SAMPLES

SCALES

 

PART 2: THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS

PROBABILITY

DISTRIBUTIONS

HYPOTHESES

 

PART 3: DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS

DATA COLLECTION, MANAGEMENT, & PRESENTATION

RATES AND PROPORTIONS 

MEASURES OF CENTRAL TENDENCY

MEASURES OF DISPERSION/VARIATION

THE NORMAL CURVE

ESTIMATION

 

PART 4: INFERENTIAL STATISTICS

INFERENCE ON CONTINUOUS DATA USING MEANS

INFERENCE ON DISCRETE DATA USING PROPORTIONS

SIMPLE CORRELATION AND REGRESSION

MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS (1.0 hr)

NON-PARAMETRIC ANALYSIS

LONGITUDINAL DATA ANALYSIS

 

PART 5: PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS

DECISION-MAKING

EXPERIMENTAL STUDIES

CLINICAL TRIALS

VITAL HEALTH STATISTICS 

DEMOGRAPHY

HEALTH SURVEYS )

WRITING AND READING SCIENTIFIC LITERATURE

ŠProfessor Omar Hasan Kasule, Sr March 2000