BCPS_Biostatistics

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  1. Describe differences between descriptive and inferential statistics
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  2. Identify different types of data (nominal, ordinal, continuous [ratio and interval]) to determine an appropriate type of statistical test (parametric vs. nonparametric).
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  3. Describe strengths and limitations of different types of measures of central tendency (mean, median, and mode) and data spread (standard deviation, standard error of the mean, range, and interquartile range)
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  4. Describe the concepts of normal distribution and the associated parameters that describe the distribution.
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  5. State the types of decision errors that can occur when using statistical tests and the conditions under which they can occur
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  6. Describe hypothesis testing, and state the meaning of and distinguish between p-values and confidence intervals
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  7. Describe areas of misuse or misrepresentation that are associated with various statistical methods
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  8. Select appropriate statistical tests on the basis of the sample distribution, data type, and study design
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  9. Interpret statistical significance for results from commonly used statistical tests
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  10. Describe the similarities and differences between statistical tests; learn how to apply them appropriately
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  11. OBJECTIVE: Identify the use of survival analysis and different ways to perform and report it
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