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Message ID: 8124
Date: 2009-04-09

Author:Desmond Runyan

Subject:Re: power

Todd, I recommend a non-statistics book although Wikipedia isn't bad. Look up power in "Clinical Epidemiology: the Essentials" by Robert Fletcher, Suzanne Fletcher and Ed Wagner, Williams and Wilkins. three editions are out but all are fine for your question. Des Desmond Runyan, MD, DrPH The University of North Carolina Councillor, International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect http://www.ISPCAN.org On Apr 8, 2009, at 9:12 PM, Todd McDonald wrote: Can someone suggest a good primer on the topic of statistical power? Are there any articles that describe power analysis. I would like one written not for a stats wizard. Todd

Todd, I recommend a non-statistics book although Wikipedia isn't bad. Look up power in "Clinical Epidemiology: the Essentials" by Robert Fletcher, Suzanne Fletcher and Ed Wagner, Williams and Wilkins. three editions are out but all are fine for your question. Des Desmond Runyan, MD, DrPH The University of North Carolina Councillor, International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect http://www.ISPCAN.org On Apr 8, 2009, at 9:12 PM, Todd McDonald wrote: Can someone suggest a good primer on the topic of statistical power? Are there any articles that describe power analysis. I would like one written not for a stats wizard. Todd