Data from: Prolific observer bias in the life sciences: why we need blind data recording

Holman L, Head ML, Lanfear R, Jennions MD

Date Published: July 15, 2015

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.hn40n

 

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Title Proportion of significant p values per paper
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Title R script to filter and classify the p value data
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Title Quiz answers - guessing effect size from abstracts
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Holman L, Head ML, Lanfear R, Jennions MD (2015) Prolific observer bias in the life sciences: why we need blind data recording. PLOS Biology 13(7): e1002190. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.1002190

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Holman L, Head ML, Lanfear R, Jennions MD (2015) Data from: Prolific observer bias in the life sciences: why we need blind data recording. Dryad Digital Repository. http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.hn40n
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