## Good, Phillip I.

# Common Errors in Statistics (and How to Avoid Them)

The Fourth Edition of this tried-and-true book elaborates on many key topics such as epidemiological studies, distribution of data; baseline data incorporation; case control studies; simulations; statistical theory publication; biplots; instrumental variables; ecological regression; result reporting, survival analysis; etc. Including new modifications and figures, the book also covers such topics as research plan creation; data collection; hypothesis formulation and testing; coefficient estimates; sample size specifications; assumption checking; p-values interpretations and confidence intervals; counts and correlated data; model building and testing; Bayes' Theorem; bootstrap and permutation tests; and more.

**Keywords:** Statistics - Text & Reference, statistics, mathematics, epidemiology, data, distribution, case control, correlation, simulation, statistical theory, cost-benefit analysis, biplots, linear regression

- Author(s)
- Good, Phillip I.
- Hardin, James W.
- Publisher
- John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
- Publication year
- 2012
- Language
- en
- Edition
- 4
- Page amount
- 320 pages
- Category
- Natural Sciences
- Format
- Ebook
- eISBN (ePUB)
- 9781118360118
- Printed ISBN
- 9781118294390