Topic 3 DQ 1 PR 20.docx - Topic 3 DQ 1 Great descriptions...

This preview shows page 1 out of 1 page.

Topic 3 DQ 1 Great descriptions of hypothesis and you provided great examples of the use of hypothesis in health care. An example of the use of hypothesis and confidence intervals in research is a study conducted to compare whey hydrolase formula with standard baby formula with infantile colic. The study was on a small sample of 43 infants. The main finding was that there was a difference in the decrease of crying duration of 63 min per day between the two feeds. The 95% CI of this estimate was 1–27 min per day. It is obvious that the CI is very wide due to the small sample size. All that the results tell us is that the difference in the decrease of the

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture