September 2012
Journal of Medical Biochemistry;Sep2012, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p258
Academic Journal
The article offers guidelines for the preparation of statistical data for publication. It highlights the importance of stating the number and source of data and substantiating conclusions which have statistical basis by inclusion of pertinent descriptive statistics. It cites the significance of the description of experimental design, subject selection, and randomization procedures.


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