TITLE

How to choose the right statistical test?

AUTHOR(S)
Nayak, Barun K.; Hazra, Avijit
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Mar2011, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The authors reflect on how to choose the appropriate statistical test that will provide inference on most medical research. They present schemes based on five generic research questions that will help in choosing such for hypothesis testing. The authors also emphasize that there are no substitution in working hands-on dummy or real data sets and to seek statisticians' advice to learn the nuances of statistical hypothesis testing.
ACCESSION #
59247247

 

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