Applied Statistics in the Pharmaceutical Industry
With Case Studies Using S-PLUSAutoren: Steven P. Millard; Andreas Krause (Eds.)
Verlag: Springer-Verlag New York
The purpose of this book is to provide a general guide to statistical methods used in the pharmaceutical industry, and to illustrate how to use S-PLUS to implement these methods. Specifically, the goal is to: *Illustrate statistical applications in the pharmaceutical industry; *Illustrate how the statistical applications can be carried out using S-PLUS; *Illustrate why S-PLUS is a useful software package for carrying out these applications; *Discuss the results and implications of a particular application; The target audience for this book is very broad, including: *Graduate students in biostatistics; *Statisticians who are involved in the industry as research scientists, regulators, academics, and/or consultants who want to know more about how to use S-PLUS and learn about other sub-fields within the indsutry that they may not be familiar with; *Statisticians in other fields who want to know more about statistical applications in the pharmaceutical industry.
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Infotext: Each chapter illustrates a practical problem using data from actual studies
Bibliographie: 2001, XVIII, 513 pp. 131 figs., Hardcover