Elementary statistical concepts needed to understand medical and scientific articles are covered, including types of variables, levels of measurement, summary statistics, estimation and confidence intervals, and Student’s t test. Emphasis is on understanding statistical presentations and on reporting statistical information.
Included with this self-study workbook is a quiz for credit towards the AMWA Essential Skills Certificate and a laminated quick reference guide.
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Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Types of Data
Chapter 3: Descriptive Statistics -- Summarizing Samples of Data
Chapter 4: Measuring and Describing Variability in Measurements and Estimates
-- Key Terms
-- Standard Error of the Mean (SEM)
-- Confidence Intervals
-- Chapter Exercises
Chapter 5: Hypothesis Testing and Inferential Statistics
Conclusion/Glossary/Answers to Chapter
Exercises/Suggested Additional Resources/Final Examination