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How to read a paper. Statistics for the non-statistician. II: "Significant" relations and their pitfalls.

Abstract:
It is possible to be seriously misled by taking the statistical competence (and/or the intellectual honesty) of authors for granted. Some common errors committed (deliberately or inadvertently) by the authors of papers are given in the final box.

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10.1136/bmj.315.7105.422

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
315
Issue:
7105
Pages:
422-425
Publication date:
1997-08-01
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Source identifiers:
504247
Language:
English
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pubs:504247
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uuid:c91dce8e-7478-49c3-83e3-3674985be023
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pubs:504247
Deposit date:
2015-03-13

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