Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry

ARTICLE
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 18  |  Page : 778--780

Overview of statistics used in dentistry


Ramya Shenoy1, Harsh Priya2 
1 Reader, Dept. Public Health Dentistry, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, India
2 Assistant Professor, Dept. Public Health Dentistry, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, India

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Ramya Shenoy
Reader, Dept. Public Health Dentistry, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore
India

The present paper introduces the general philosophy behind hypothesis testing, importance of P values and confidence intervals with the use of published article. This article provides a brief overview of the type of statistical tests that available to analyze research data and the most commonly used statistical tests are presented in detail.


How to cite this article:
Shenoy R, Priya H. Overview of statistics used in dentistry .J Indian Assoc Public Health Dent 2011;9:778-780


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Shenoy R, Priya H. Overview of statistics used in dentistry . J Indian Assoc Public Health Dent [serial online] 2011 [cited 2020 Apr 5 ];9:778-780
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