Statistical and Clinical Significance
The difference between statistically significant results and clinical significance is very
interesting. For this discussion, respond to each of the following topics.
Distinguish between statistical and clinical significance of results.
Would it be possible to have research study results that supported the acceptance of
the null hypothesis and demonstrate clinical significance? Provide a hypothetical
example that supports you’ answer.
If you question the credibility of the results from a qualitative study, would the
information have clinical significance for you’ practice area? Why or why not? Provide
a hypothetical example that supports you’ answer.