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18. Percentage Change from Baseline – Great or Poor?
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler. – Attributed to Albert Einstein *** In my third and forth blog I addressed useful ways to present the results of an analysis. Of course, pvalues wasn’t it. I … Continue reading
22. A question on QoL, Percentage Change from Baseline, and CompassionateUsage Protocols
Yesterday was 1 degree Fahrenheit and today is 10. I’m ten times warmer!! Compassion? We statisticians have evolved beyond such petty human affects. I received the following question from Simon Wilkinson from New Zealand: Dear Allen. To set the scene, … Continue reading
24. Simple, but SimpleMinded
Science is organized common sense where many a beautiful theory was killed by an ugly fact. – Thomas Huxley It really is a nice theory. The only defect I can think it has is probably common to all philosophical theories. … Continue reading
18.1 Percentage Change – Right Way and a Wrong Way
Eat s**t, 300 trillion flies can’t be wrong. [old joke punchline] “No, I dropped them in that dark alley, but I’d never find them there. That’s why we’re looking under the light post.” *** I came across a recent rant … Continue reading
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