Hawkins FB (1829)
The elements of medical statistics. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green.
In a book entitled The Elements of Medical Statistics published in 1829, Francis Bisset Hawkins welcomed the replacement of unquantified clinical impressions with statistical analyses assessing the effects of treatments.
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