Biomedical Engineering and Design

Information specific to BME and BME/CBID design teams.

Statistics and Data

Our libraries' research guides have several pages with sources for statistics and data.
Start with the list of Statistics databases.


Research guides about data: on the library home page, go to Research Guides, and enter "data." Scroll all the way down to see all of them:

Definitions (from MeSH):

Incidence:  "The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population."

Prevalence: "The total number of cases [new and old] of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time."