The Resource Dicing with Death : Chance, Risk and Health, (electronic resource)

Dicing with Death : Chance, Risk and Health, (electronic resource)

Label
Dicing with Death : Chance, Risk and Health
Title
Dicing with Death
Title remainder
Chance, Risk and Health
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Stephen Senn explains here how statistics determines many decisions about medical care, from allocating resources for health, to determining which drugs to license, to cause-and-effect in relation to disease. He shows why reasoning with probability is essential to making rational decisions in medicine
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Senn, Stephen
Dewey number
  • 610.15195
  • 610/.7/27
Language note
English
LC call number
RA407 .S46 2003
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical care -- Statistical methods
  • Medical statistics
  • Medicine -- Philosophy
  • Medical statistics
  • Medicine
  • Medical care
  • Health Occupations
  • Risk
  • Epidemiologic Methods
  • Epidemiologic Measurements
  • Models, Theoretical
  • Health Care Evaluation Mechanisms
  • Risk Management
  • Mathematics
  • Public Health
  • Natural Science Disciplines
  • Probability
  • Organization and Administration
  • Quality of Health Care
  • Investigative Techniques
  • Disciplines and Occupations
  • Environment and Public Health
  • Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation
  • Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment
  • Health Services Administration
  • Health Care
  • Risk Assessment
  • Statistics as Topic
  • Medicine
  • Models, Statistical
  • Public Health
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Medical Statistics
Label
Dicing with Death : Chance, Risk and Health, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Permissions; 1 Circling the square; 2 The diceman cometh; 3 Trials of life; 4 Of dice and men; 5 Sex and the single patient; 6 A hale view of pills (and other matters); 7 Time's tables; 8 A dip in the pool; 9 The things that bug us; 10 The Law is a ass; 11 The empire of the sum; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780511179723
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000353174
  • (EBL)221156
  • (OCoLC)71280138
  • (SSID)ssj0000138517
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11146803
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000138517
  • (PQKBWorkID)10100732
  • (PQKB)10669678
  • (UkCbUP)CR9780511543319
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000353174
Label
Dicing with Death : Chance, Risk and Health, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Permissions; 1 Circling the square; 2 The diceman cometh; 3 Trials of life; 4 Of dice and men; 5 Sex and the single patient; 6 A hale view of pills (and other matters); 7 Time's tables; 8 A dip in the pool; 9 The things that bug us; 10 The Law is a ass; 11 The empire of the sum; Notes; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (265 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780511179723
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000353174
  • (EBL)221156
  • (OCoLC)71280138
  • (SSID)ssj0000138517
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11146803
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000138517
  • (PQKBWorkID)10100732
  • (PQKB)10669678
  • (UkCbUP)CR9780511543319
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000353174

Library Locations

  • Albert D. Cohen Management LibraryBorrow it
    181 Freedman Crescent, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V4, CA
    49.807878 -97.129961
  • Architecture/Fine Arts LibraryBorrow it
    84 Curry Place, Winnipeg, MB, CA
    49.807716 -97.136226
  • Archives and Special CollectionsBorrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle (Elizabeth Dafoe Library), Room 330, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Bibliothèque Alfred-Monnin (Université de Saint-Boniface)Borrow it
    200, avenue de la Cathédrale, Local 2110, Winnipeg, MB, R2H 0H7, CA
    49.888861 -97.119735
  • Bill Larson Library (Grace Hospital)Borrow it
    300 Booth Drive, G-227, Winnipeg, MB, R3J 3M7, CA
    49.882400 -97.276436
  • Carolyn Sifton - Helene Fuld Library (St. Boniface General Hospital)Borrow it
    409 Tache Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2H 2A6, CA
    49.883388 -97.126050
  • Concordia Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    1095 Concordia Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R2K 3S8, CA
    49.913252 -97.064683
  • Donald W. Craik Engineering LibraryBorrow it
    75B Chancellors Circle (Engineering Building E3), Room 361, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809053 -97.133292
  • E.K. Williams Law LibraryBorrow it
    224 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V4, CA
    49.811829 -97.131017
  • Eckhardt-Gramatté Music LibraryBorrow it
    136 Dafoe Road (Taché Arts Complex), Room 257, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.807964 -97.132222
  • Elizabeth Dafoe LibraryBorrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Fr. H. Drake Library (St. Paul's College)Borrow it
    70 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M6, CA
    49.810605 -97.138184
  • J.W. Crane Memorial Library (Deer Lodge Centre)Borrow it
    2109 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3J 0L3, CA
    49.878000 -97.235520
  • Libraries Annex (not open to the public; please see web page for details)Borrow it
    25 Chancellors Circle (in the Elizabeth Dafoe Library), Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2, CA
    49.809961 -97.131878
  • Neil John Maclean Health Sciences LibraryBorrow it
    727 McDermot Avenue (Brodie Centre), 200 Level, Winnipeg, MB, R3E 3P5, CA
    49.903563 -97.160554
  • Sciences and Technology LibraryBorrow it
    186 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M8, CA
    49.811526 -97.133257
  • Seven Oaks General Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    2300 McPhillips Street, Winnipeg, MB, R2V 3M3, CA
    49.955177 -97.148865
  • Sister St. Odilon Library (Misericordia Health Centre)Borrow it
    99 Cornish Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 1A2, CA
    49.879592 -97.160425
  • St. John's College LibraryBorrow it
    92 Dysart Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2M5, CA
    49.811242 -97.137156
  • Victoria General Hospital LibraryBorrow it
    2340 Pembina Highway, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2E8, CA
    49.806755 -97.152739
  • William R Newman Library (Agriculture)Borrow it
    66 Dafoe Road, Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2R3, CA
    49.806936 -97.135525
Processing Feedback ...