Ten Common Statistical Errors and How to Avoid Them

Zinsmeister, Alan R.; Connor, Jason T.
February 2008
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb2008, Vol. 103 Issue 2, p262
Academic Journal
The article presents the first part of a three-part series on statistical pitfalls and illustrates how to improve research papers with effective use of statistical graphics. It identifies 10 common issues observed in papers submitted for publication during the first three-year on the "American Journal of Gastroenterology's" (AJG) Editorial Board. Among the issues include lack of clarity in specifying the study design analyses.


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