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"Positive" Results Increase Down the Hierarchy of the Sciences (2009)

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by Dolphin, Sep 1, 2011.

  1. Dolphin

    Dolphin Senior Member

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    Saw this on another list (a yahoogroup). Thought it might be of interest to the odd person:
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2850928/?tool=pmcentrez

     
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  2. currer

    currer Senior Member

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    This is interesting. I am that odd person. Thanks for posting it, dolphin.
     
  3. Angela Kennedy

    Angela Kennedy

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    Yeah- me too. Thanx Dolphin.
     
  4. Snow Leopard

    Snow Leopard Melting in the Heat!

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    An excellent example of biases, especially publication biases in the social sciences.
     
  5. free at last

    free at last Senior Member

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    So now we have it Simons likely biased lol. and so was Pace. knew that long before this study said so, but its nice to see it in numbers harder to discount, though of course they will try. lol MORE BIAS
     

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