Statistical Methods for Drug Safety

by Robert D. Gibbons, Anup Amatya

Explore Important Tools for High-Quality Work in Pharmaceutical SafetyStatistical Methods for Drug Safety presents a wide variety of statistical approaches for analyzing pharmacoepidemiologic data. It covers both commonly used techniques, such as proportional reporting ratios for the analysis of spontaneous adverse event reports, and newer approach

  • CRC Press; July 2015
  • ISBN: 9781466561854
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Statistical Methods for Drug Safety
  • Author: Robert D. Gibbons; Anup Amatya
  • Imprint: Chapman and Hall/CRC

About The Author

Robert D. Gibbons, PhD, is a professor of biostatistics in the Departments of Medicine, Public Health Sciences, and Psychiatry and director of the Center for Health Statistics at the University of Chicago. He is a fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA) and a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences. He has been a recipient of the ASA's Outstanding Statistical Application Award and two Youden Prizes.

Anup Amatya, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences at New Mexico State University. His current research focuses on meta-analysis of sparse binary data and sample size determination in hierarchical non-linear models.