(2) You are reading an article detailing a study designed to compare the average body mass index among hypertensive individuals (persons with high...
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(2) You are reading an article detailing a study designed to compare the average body mass index among hypertensive individuals (persons with high blood pressure) to normotensive

individuals. The study was conducted using participants in a health plan offered by a large insurance carrier. Two-hundred randomly selected hypertensive participants were compared to 200 randomly selected normotensive participants. The study reports a 95% CI of (0.15 kg/m2, 2.43 kg/m2) for the difference in the mean BMI between hypertensive and normotensive individuals. However, no p-value was reported for the test of the null hypothesis of no mean difference in BMI between the two groups. Which of the follow is true?a. The p-value is <0.05b. The p-value is > 0.05c. The p-value is = 0.05d. The p-value is = 0.15
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