The following list includes references to additional readings that support the material covered in this course. It is not intended to be a comprehensive bibliography. Where available, the list provides links to relevant websites where material can be found.
Bailar, J. C. and F. Mosteller (1992). Medical uses of statistics. Boston, Mass., NEJM Books.
Daniel J. Friedman, Edward L. Hunter, R. Gibson Parrish II. Eds. Health statistics : shaping policy and practice to improve the population’s health Lang, T. A. and M. Secic (2006). How to report statistics in medicine : annotated guidelines for authors, editors, and reviewers. Philadelphia, American College of Physicians.
Frieda O. Weise, editor Health statistics : an annotated bibliographic guide to information resources. 2nd ed.Lanham, Md. : Medical Library Association and Scarecrow Press, c1997.
Examples of Privately created summaries
Health and healthcare in the United States : county and metro area data. Lanham, MD : Bernan Press, c1999-c2001.2 v. : 1st ed. (1999)-2nd ed. (2000).
Daniel Melnick, Beatrice Rouse, Eds. Portrait of health in the United States 1st. ed., 2001. Lanham, MD : Bernan , c2001.
Detroit, MI : Gale Research Inc., Statistical record of health & medicine serial. Statistical bulletin of the Metropolitan Life Foundation