Main Site
Search

Recent Posts
 BioStatistical Blog
 1. Statistic’s Dirty Little Secret
 1.A Another view on testing by Peter Flom, PhD
 1.B Am I a nattering nabob of negativism?
 2. Why do we compute pvalues?
 3. Meaningful ways to determine the adequacy of a treatment effect when you have an intuitive knowledge of the dependent variable
 4. Meaningful ways to determine the adequacy of a treatment effect when you lack an intuitive knowledge of the dependent variable
 5. Accepting the null hypothesis
 6. ‘Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics’ part 1, and Analysis Plans, an essential tool
 7. Assumptions of Statistical Tests
Categories
Stat comments and Questions
 Allen Fleishman on 22. A question on QoL, Percentage Change from Baseline, and CompassionateUsage Protocols
 Kate on 22. A question on QoL, Percentage Change from Baseline, and CompassionateUsage Protocols
 Allen Fleishman on 24. Simple, but SimpleMinded
 Victor Levenson on 24. Simple, but SimpleMinded
 Allen Fleishman on 24. Simple, but SimpleMinded
 Victor Levenson on 24. Simple, but SimpleMinded
 Allen Fleishman on 12. Significant pvalues in small samples
 Merm on 12. Significant pvalues in small samples
 Allen Fleishman on 12. Significant pvalues in small samples
 Phil Assheton on 12. Significant pvalues in small samples
RSS Feeds
Category Archives: ANOVA
7a. Assumptions of Statistical Tests: Ordinal Data
In my ‘7. Assumptions of Statistical Tests‘, there was a glaring omission (at least glaring for me): no discussion of ordinal data. I felt that I let my readers down, by glossing over this issue. Time to repair my quite … Continue reading
15. Variance, and ttests, and ANOVA, oh my!
Statistics – a specialty of mathematics whose basic tenant is ‘Exceptions prove the rule’. Mr. McGuire: I just want to say one word to you. Just one word. Benjamin: Yes, sir. Mr. McGuire: Are you listening? Benjamin: Yes, I am. … Continue reading
Posted in ANOVA, pvalues, ttest, Uncategorized, Variance
Leave a comment
16. Comparing many means – Analysis of VARIANCE?
What do you call a numbers cruncher who is creative? An accountant. What do you call a numbers cruncher who is uncreative? A statistician. *** In the last blog, I explored the meaning of variance. I said that variance is … Continue reading
Posted in ANOVA, Treatment Effect, Variance
Leave a comment
19. A Reconsideration of My Biases
No virtual observations were harmed in the running of this study. A man with one watch knows what time it is. A man with two is not sure, at least for the Wilcoxon test. And don’t try this at home, … Continue reading
Posted in ANOVA, Effect Size, nonnormality, nonparametric statistics, pvalues, Power, ttest
2 Comments