Statistics review 6: Nonparametric methods

Crit Care. 2002 Dec;6(6):509-13. doi: 10.1186/cc1820. Epub 2002 Sep 13.


The present review introduces nonparametric methods. Three of the more common nonparametric methods are described in detail, and the advantages and disadvantages of nonparametric versus parametric methods in general are discussed.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Statistics as Topic / methods
  • Statistics, Nonparametric*