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Misleading p-values showing up more often in biomedical journal articles

dom, out 02 2016

A review of p-values in the biomedical literature from 1990 to 2015 shows that these widely misunderstood statistics are being used increasingly, instead of better metrics of effect size or uncertainty. ...

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Statistical significance and p-values

sáb, out 01 2016

The 'Statement on Statistical Significance and P-Values' includes six principles underlying the proper use and interpretation of the p-value and is intended to improve the conduct and interpretation of quantitative science and inform the growing emphasis on reproducibility of science research. The statement also notes the inc...

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