Essential reading for students & health professionals in medicine, nursing, public & community health, dentistry, pharmacy, & allied health sciences, A Study Guide to Epidemiology & Biostatistics contains clear & succinct explanations of complex topics. Each chapter contains two components: the study notes & the exercises. The study notes briefly explain the major issues of a given topic. The exercises component requires you to apply the knowledge gained from epidemiology examples. Successfully used by thousands, it's the one & only comprehensive study guide that will expose you to all of the basic principles of epidemiology & biostatistics, help you understand biostatistics & epidemiology without becoming bogged down in mathematical computation, & enable you to intelligently read & appraise the health literature. It is a must-have resource for those who will become users of epidemiological reports.Hebel, J. Richard is the author of 'Study Guide to Epidemiology and Biostatistics', published 2001 under ISBN 9780834217584 and ISBN 0834217589.