Comments, observations and thoughts from two bloggers on applied statistics, higher education and epidemiology. Joseph is an associate professor. Mark is a professional statistician and former math teacher.
Wednesday, March 3, 2010
Another nice critique of relying on p-values. There is also a fine example in the comments of why one should double check when they think things look odd. Often it is better to keep one's mouth shut and be thought a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.