UNIT 1.2 Statistical Approaches to the Design of Toxicology Studies
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Toxicology
How to Cite
Gad, S. C. 2001. Statistical Approaches to the Design of Toxicology Studies. Current Protocols in Toxicology. 00:1.2:1.2.1–1.2.18.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: MAY 1999
Application of statistics to toxicological studies involves hypothesis testing, model fitting, and reduction of dimensionality. This unit reviews statistical approaches to data (i.e., descriptive statistics, experimental design, outliers and rounding of numbers, and specific applications) and includes a set of decision trees to assist in choosing the appropriate methods.