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Statistical Methods in Medical Research 2 (BIO908)

Topics in statistics like linear mixed models, analysis of variance, logistic regressioin and survival analysis, including Cox regression. 


Course description for study year 2022-2023. Please note that changes may occur.

Facts
Course code

BIO908

Version

1

Credits (ECTS)

5

Semester tution start

Spring, Autumn

Number of semesters

1

Exam semester

Spring, Autumn

Language of instruction

Norwegian

Content
Topics in statistics like linear mixed models, analysis of variance, logistic regressioin and survival analysis, including Cox regression. How to read and present statistical research results.Use of relevant software.  
Learning outcome
After having completed this course one should be able to use statistical methods like linear mixed models, analysis of variance, logistic regression and basic methods in survival analysis to analyse data. One shall know how the analyses are conducted in relevant software, and one shall know which methods that are relevant to use in different situations. 
Required prerequisite knowledge
None
Recommended prerequisites
BIO907 Statistical Methods in Medical Research 1
Exam
Form of assessment Weight Duration Marks Aid
Individual written assignment 1/1 Passed / Not Passed

Course teacher(s)
Course teacher: Bjørn Henrik Auestad
Course teacher: Ingvild Dalen
Head of Department: Ingunn Westvik Jolma
Course coordinator: Jan Terje Kvaløy
Head of Department: Bjørn Henrik Auestad
Method of work

Lectures and exercises.

The course is given when there is capacity and interest. 

Overlapping courses
Course Reduction (SP)
Statistical Methods in Medical Research 2 (TN908_1) 5
Open for
PhD students in medicine and health science. Others can be considered after application. 
Course assessment
According to the quality assurance system. 
Literature
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