The National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology has a four-part tutorial for 3.0 MLA credits to help you even more.
NICHSR Tutorial: Finding and Using Health Statistics
Figure 1: Finding and Using Health Statistics.
- About Health Statistics
- Common Terms
- Health Data Sources
- Finding Health Statistics
Each section contains a quiz to help you determine your understanding of the course. The course is eligible for 3 CE hours from the Medical Library Association. A certificate is also available upon completion of the course.
The section on Finding Health Statistics provides an overview of the key organizations important in any research that requires statistical information. A detailed glossary is also included in the course (see Figure 2).
Figure 2: Glossary.