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SLPM 6006 Statistics for Clinical Research (Fall and Spring)


Credits: 3

Course Description:

This course covers the statistical and epidemiological methods used in health sciences. Topics include measures of population health and disease, probability, random variables, sampling concerns, descriptive epidemiology, and outcome assessments. Methods of assessing reliability and validity of measurement tools are given particular attention. The course includes critical analysis of research in speech-language pathology and related fields.