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Author Villarroel, Aurora, author.

Title Practical clinical epidemiology for the veterinarian / Aurora Villarroel
Published Ames, Iowa : Wiley Blackwell, 2015


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 142 pages) : illustrations
Contents Describing health and disease -- Basic epidemiology concepts -- Evidence-based medicine for the veterinarian -- Study designs -- Causation vs. association -- Diagnostic tests -- Outbreak investigations
Summary "Practical Clinical Epidemiology for the Veterinarian provides thorough coverage of the fundamentals of epidemiological concepts, situated within the context of daily clinical practice. Examines epidemiology from the lens of daily clinical practice to offer a truly practical approach. Demonstrates the relevance of epidemiology to clinical problems faced in the field using practical examples to clarify the concepts. Includes clinical cases from all species, with an emphasis on small animal and equine medicine, to demonstrate the concepts. Uses an easy-to-read approach, with graphs, flowcharts, and tables to promote understanding. Includes access to a companion website with exercises for study and review"--Publisher's description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from electronic title page (Wiley Online Library, viewed August 17, 2018)
Subject Veterinary epidemiology.
Evidence-based medicine.
Epidemiologic Methods -- veterinary
Evidence-Based Medicine
Disease Outbreaks -- veterinary
Evidence-Based Practice
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Animal Husbandry.
Evidence-based medicine
Veterinary epidemiology
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2014048451
ISBN 9781118472057