Resources for teaching LR etc
Don’t be too certain< Back to search results
- Format Audio, Texts
- Target Audience Self-directed learning
- EBM Stage 0 - Why EBM?
- Duration <5 mins
- Difficulty Introductory
Key Concepts addressed
“Through seeking we may learn and know things better. But as for certain truth, no man hath known it, for all is but a
woven web of guesses.”
Xenophanes, 6th century BCE
“I am always certain about things that are a matter of opinion.”
Charlie (‘Peanuts’) Brown, 20th century CE
“Our many errors show that the practice of causal inference . . . remains an art. Although to assist us, we have acquired analytic techniques, statistical methods and conventions, and logical criteria, ultimately the conclusions we reach are a matter of judgement.”
Susser M. Causal thinking in the health sciences.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983.
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