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Some useful books for getting started with statistics

Online resources

Study Design 101

by Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library

Access online tutorials with formulae, self-test and videos on study design, in evidence-based medicine.

These tutorials are designed to give you:

  • An understanding of different types of clinical medical studies and how they relate to each other
  • An overview of important formulas relevant to these study types
  • The ability to locate articles using each of the different study types
  • A glossary of terms related to clinical medical studies

A glossary of EBM terms

BMJ BestPractice provides a glossary containing definitions and some explanation of commonly used evidence-based medicine terms.

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