Statistical Mistakes

The statistical reviewer's handbook

Laborotory experiments

Demonstrate and uncertainty

The widespread use of statistical significance as a license for making a claim of a scientific finding leads to considerable distortion of the scientific process, see Wasserstein RL, Lazar NA. The ASA’s statement on p-values: context, process, and purpose. The American Statistician 2016 doi: 10.1080/00031305.2016.1154108. How uncertain is the authors’ conclusion? Do the data demonstrate, indicate or suggest what the authors claim?