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Are there any statistical textbooks that you recommend?


Yes, for a list of books see the textbook section of our Selected literature page.

In particular, we recommend:


Practical Statistics for Medical Research
Douglas G. Altman
Chapman & Hall/CRC, 1999

This book is primarily aimed at medical researchers who wish to understand the principles of the design and analysis of research. The book aims to provide an understanding of the basic principles that underlie research design, data analysis and the interpretation of results and to enable the reader to carry out a wide range of statistical analyses. The emphasis is on the practical aspects of the design and analysis of medical research and attention is paid to the interpretation and presentation of results.

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