Fundamentals of Biostatistics - NMST704
Title: Základy biostatistiky
Guaranteed by: Department of Probability and Mathematical Statistics (32-KPMS)
Faculty: Faculty of Mathematics and Physics
Actual: from 2020
Semester: summer
E-Credits: 5
Hours per week, examination: summer s.:2/2 C+Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unlimited
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Additional information: http://karlin.mff.cuni.cz/~zvara
Guarantor: doc. RNDr. Karel Zvára, CSc.
Classification: Mathematics > External Subjects, Probability and Statistics
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Annotation -
Last update: G_M (07.05.2014)
Data analysis principles. Descriptive statistics. Introduction to inferential statistics (statistical hypothesis, statistics, significance level, p value, confidence interval). One/two independent samples procedures. Regression. Contingency tables.
Aim of the course -
Last update: G_M (07.05.2014)

To explain fundamentals of statistical inference.

Literature - Czech
Last update: T_KPMS (13.04.2015)

Zvára K.: Základy statistiky v prostředí R (Biomedicínská statistika IV), Karolinum, Praha 2013.

Zvára K.: Biostatistika, Karolinum, Praha 1998, 2000, 2001, 2003.

Zvára K., Prášková Z.: Pravděpodobnost a matematická statistika, SPN, Praha 1986, 1989

Havránek T.: Statistika pro biologické a lékařské vědy. Academia, Praha 1993

Teaching methods -
Last update: G_M (07.05.2014)

Lecture+exercises.

Syllabus -
Last update: G_M (07.05.2014)

1. Descriptive statistics.

2. Frequencies and probabilities, independence, Bayes theorem.

3. Random variable and its distribution, characteristics of random variables.

4. Random sample, population, parameter estimation, hypotheses testing.

5. One sample tests.

6. Two sample tests.

7. Analysis of variance.

8. Regression, correlation.

9. Contingency tables.