Type I and type II errorsBMJ 2009; 338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b1799 (Published 06 May 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b1799
- John Fletcher, clinical epidemiologist
- 1BMJ, London WC1H 9JR
Which of the options below best describes a type II error?
a) The probability that the null hypothesis is true
b) The probability …
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