Presenting data: can you follow a recipe?
This article is being published in The Journal of Physiology, Experimental Physiology, the British Journal of Pharmacology, Advances in Physiology Education, Microcirculation, and Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology.
Gordon Drummond is Senior Statistics Editor for The Journal of Physiology.
Brian Tom is in the MRC Biostatistics Unit of the Institute of Public Health in Cambridge, and an affiliated lecturer in the University of Cambridge Statistical Laboratory.
This article is the fifth in a series of articles on best practice in statistical reporting. All the articles can be found at http://ep.physoc.org/cgi/collection/stats_reps