The Parable of Schrödinger's Cat and the Illusion of Statistical Significance in Clinical Trials

Circulation. 2019 Sep 9;140(10):799-800. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.119.041245. Epub 2019 Sep 3.
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Keywords: confidence intervals; decision making; physics; probability; randomized controlled trial.

MeSH terms

  • Biostatistics / methods*
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / drug therapy*
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Confidence Intervals
  • Humans
  • Likelihood Functions
  • Models, Theoretical*