Phoenix Rising: The Gift That Keeps on Giving All Year Long
This holiday season Jody Smith turns her eyes to the people of Phoenix Rising and gives thanks for you all ...
Discuss the article on the Forums.

Absolutely Maybe: Dec 2013 SciAm blog on uncertainty in the literature

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by WillowJ, Feb 10, 2014.

  1. WillowJ

    WillowJ คภภเє ɠรค๓թєl

    Messages:
    3,763
    Likes:
    4,833
    WA, USA
    Absolutely Maybe [​IMG]
    Evidence and uncertainties about medicine and life

    Biomedical research: Believe it or not?
    By Hilda Bastian | December 16, 2013

    continue reading:
    http://blogs.scientificamerican.com.../12/16/biomedical-research-believe-it-or-not/

    NB: the others say the rate of false findings is lower, not that false findings and bias doesn't exist. It's a story about looking for bais, and how to use statistics (not overly heavy, though--you can always skip the stuff about p values if that's not your thing).
     
    Bob and Simon like this.

See more popular forum discussions.

Share This Page