This course provides a review of biostatistics principles, including data description, measurement of clinical effects, confidence intervals and p-values, event time data, and study design. Helpful for fellows preparing for the In-Training Exam or Medical Oncology Certification Exam, as well as for oncologists moving through the Maintenance of Certification process. This activity consists of a 30 multiple-choice question self-assessment that includes answer rationales and links to relevant resources.
- Apply the basic principles of biostatistics to the practice of oncology
- Calculate, interpret, and summarize clinical trial data
- Describe the advantages of randomization
CME credit available for this course.
ACGME Competencies addressed: Medical Knowledge