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ERIC Number: EJ610865
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0260-6917
Redressing the Power and Effect of Significance. A New Approach to an Old Problem: Teaching Statistics to Nursing Students.
Taylor, Shirley; Muncer, Steven
Nurse Education Today, v20 n5 p358-64 Jul 2000
In teaching research methods, introducing effect size, then power, then statistical significance will improve understanding of Type I and Type II errors. Students will develop a better grasp of decision-making processes involved in hypothesis testing, which nurses need in an environment stressing evidence-based practice. (SK)
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Language: English
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