Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Heping Zhang, Jian Huang.|
|Series||Series in biostatistics -- v. 1.|
|Contributions||Zhang, Heping., Huang, Jian-Cheng, 1944-, Zhang, Yaoting.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 287 p. :|
|Number of Pages||287|
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