%0 Journal Article
%A Zamanparvar, Alireza
%T Comparison of the Used Chi- Square Tests with Chi-Square Tests for Trend in Some Medical Papers
%J Avicenna Journal of Clinical Medicine
%V 8
%N 1
%U http://sjh.umsha.ac.ir/article-1-887-en.html
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%D 2001
%K Chi - Square/ Chi – Square for Trend / Statistical Test,
%X One of the most common statistical tests in the medical journals is chi- square test. The present study compares the used chi-square tests in the medical journals with chi-square for trend. The statistical package of EPI6 was used to compare the methods. For some selected papers chi-square test and chi-square test for trend were used. The results showed in some tests although the chi-square test was statistically significant but the chi-square for trend was not significant and vice versus. It can be concluded when analyzing contingency tables, care should be taken for the appropriate test.
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%P 0-0
%& 0
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%9 Original
%L A-11-185-105
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%G eng
%@ 2588-722X
%[ 2001