Biostatistics I: Lecture Notes

  • Overview, Descriptive Statistics: Sep. 10
  • OSA example: Sep. 10
  • Probability: Sep. 17
  • Probability Distributions: Sep. 19
  • Discrete Probability Distributions
  • Continuous Probability Distributions
  • Birthweight Example: Sep. 24
  • Estimation & Random Sampling, Sept.24
  • Large Sample Interval Estimation, Sept. 26
  • Large Sample Significance Tests", Oct. 1
  • Small Sample Inference for Means, Oct. 8
  • T-test Examples - Oct. 8
  • Checking Assumptions - Oct. 10
  • Unequal Variance Example - Oct. 10
  • Exact Inference for Proportions- Oct. 15
  • More on 2 x 2 tables, Oct. 17
  • Comparing paired binomial samples, Oct. 22
  • Relationships between continuous variables, Oct. 22
  • Making generalizations - least squares, Oct. 24
  • Applying regression results, Oct. 31
  • Comparing More Than 2 Means, Nov. 5
  • Comparing More Than 2 Means: Example, Nov. 5
  • Cross-classified Samples: Comparing Means, Nov. 7
  • Means in Cross-classified Samples: Examples, Nov. 7
  • Factorial Experiments, Nov. 14
  • Factorial Experiments: Example, Nov. 14
  • Comparing Proportions in Three or More Samples, Nov. 14
  • Power and Sample Size, Nov. 19
  • Multiple 2 x 2 Tables, Nov. 21
  • Confounding Example, Nov. 21
  • Time to Event Data, Nov. 26
  • Survival Data Example, Nov. 26
  • Measuring Agreement, Nov. 26
  • Measuring Agreement Examples, Nov. 26
  • Analysing Rates, Nov. 28
  • Rates, Non-parametric tests in Stata, Nov. 28