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Module Reading List

Research, Evaluation and Special Studies 2, 2021/22, Semester 1, 2
Wendy Harrison
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Research projects

Berry R (2004). The research project: how to write it, 5th edition, Routledge, London, New York

Elliott R & Elliott J (1998). Painless research projects. Hauppauge, New York

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Coggon, D., Barker, D., Rose, R. (2003). Epidemiology for the uninitiated (5th Ed.). London : Wiley/Blackwell BMJ Books.

Goldacre B (2009). Bad Science. Fourth Estate, London

Law GL, Pascoe SW (2013). Statistical epidemiology. CABI, Wallingford [recommended]

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Critical numbers

Campbell, M.J. (2009). Statistics at square one (11 th Ed.). London : Wiley/Blackwell BMJ books. [recommended]

Bowers D. Statistics further from scratch : for health care professionals. Chichester : Wiley, 1997. [recommended]    

Armitage P, Berry G. Statistical methods in medical research. 4th ed. Oxford : Blackwell Scientific Publications, 2002.

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Reading research papers

Greenhalgh T (2010). How to read a paper: the basics of evidence based medicine, 4th edition, Blackwell BMJ Books, Malden, Mass

Bowers D, House A, Owens D. Understanding clinical papers. London: Wiley, 2006. [recommended]

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Presentation skills

Freeman JV, Walters SJ, Campbell MJ. How to display data. Oxford : Blackwell Publishing, 2007. [recommended]

Altman DG, Bland JM. Presentation of numerical data. British medical journal. 1996; 312:572.

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Later career

Hennekens CH, Buring JE (1987). Epidemiology in medicine. Little, Brown & Co.

Kirkwood BR, Sterne JAC (2003). Essentials of medical statistics (2nd ed.). Blackwell Scientific

This list was last updated on 12/08/2021