# Shared Flashcard Set

## Details

RMS for year 2 Physios
RMS
30
Health Care
05/21/2006

## Additional Health Care Flashcards

Term
 the standard normal distribution has a mean=? and a SD=?
Definition
 mean=0 and a SD=1
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 a discrete variable is one that increases from ? to ?
Definition
 from one whole nbr to another whole nbr
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 the ? ? is a means of expressing the data in a single score
Definition
 Central tendency
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 Null Hypo states a param is ? or ?
Definition
 equal to a certain valuevalues from 2 groups are equal
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 there are ? groups of inferential statistics
Definition
 3
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 A level of probability of rejecting a true Ho is called the ? ?
Definition
 alpha level
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 the f ratio = ?
Definition
 between group variance / within group variance
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 a one –way ANOVA is ? ? variable at a ? of levels
Definition
 one independentnumber
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 a sampling frame is a
Definition
 a list of exclusion + inclusion criteria
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 in simple random sampling, everyone has ?
Definition
 an equal chance of being picked
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 There is just one group of participants in ? -subjects design
Definition
 within -subjects design
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 There is more than one group of participants in ? design
Definition
 There is more than one group of participants in between-subjects design
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 Each individual is tested only once in ?-subjects design
Definition
 Each individual is tested only once in between-subjects design
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 Each individual experiences every condition in the study in ?-subjects design.
Definition
 within-subjects design.
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 two main types of experimental designs are ?-subjects design + ?-subjects design
Definition
 two main types of experimental designs are between-subjects design + within-subjects design
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 ? variables - Variables that take on a small set of possible values
Definition
 Discrete variables - Variables that take on a small set of possible values
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 ? variables Variables that can take on only two different values
Definition
 Dichotomous variables Variables that can take on only two different values
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 ? Validity – comparing scores of a new measure with an existing measure
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 Criterion Validity – comparing scores of a new measure with an existing measure
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 ? data is Information gathered in narrative (nonnumeric) form
Definition
 Qualitative data is Information gathered in narrative (nonnumeric) form
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 A research methodology which has its roots in philosophy and which focuses on the lived experience of individuals is
Definition
 A research methodology which has its roots in philosophy and which focuses on the lived experience of individuals is Phenomenology
Term
 Internal Consistency is measured by ?
Definition
 Internal Consistency is measured by Cronbach alphas
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 “small not representative samples” is a characteristic of the ? Paradigm
Definition
 Qualitative
Term
 “develops concepts” is a characteristic of the ? Paradigm
Definition
 Qualitative
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 “large, random selection, representative sample” is a characteristic of the ? Paradigm
Definition
 Quantitive
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 “structured + unchangeable” is a characteristic of the ? Paradigm
Definition
 Quantitive
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 “cause and effect” is a characteristic of the ? Paradigm
Definition
 Quantitive
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 “test theories” is a characteristic of the ? Paradigm
Definition
 Quantitive
Term
 T-Tests, Anaova + Correlation are examples of ? tests
Definition
 parametric
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 Chi-Sq is a ? test
Definition
 Non-Parametric
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 in Non-Parametric/Parametric test, the sample is not representative of population
Definition
 Non-Parametric
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