The texts listed below are related to the subject of primary care
and public health research. While in no way comprehensive, this
selection has aided the PCPH faculty in formulating hypotheses and
conducting their own research. All sources come highly recommended.
The PCPH Scholars Program has available all listed sources in the
Section of Primary Care Library. If you are a current scholar and
are interested in one of these titles, please contact the program
coordinator to access a copy.
These links have proven useful in conducting community based medical
research. Some of these sites are New York specific, but hopefully
they can be used as guides, leading to other useful and informative
Abramson JH, Abramson ZH. Survey
Methods in Community Medicine. 5th edition. New York: Churchill
Aday LA. Designing
and Conducting Helath Surveys. 2nd edition. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass,
Bradburn N, Sudman S, Wansink B. Asking
Questions. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2004.
Browner WS. Publishing
and Presenting Clinical Research. First edition. San Francisco:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999.
Fink A, ed. The
Survey Kit. 2nd edition. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications,
Hulley B, et al. Designing
Clinical Research: An Epidemiologic Approach. 2nd edition. San
Francisco: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2001.
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