Bolstering the Biomedical Paradigm

Frank Thomas Houghton, Sharon B Houghton

Abstract


In this editorial, Drs. Frank Thomas Houghton and Sharon Houghton discuss JAMA's recent (2014) series on statistics and methods as evidence of an overemphasis on quantitative methodology in research and an ignoring of qualitative methods.

Keywords


biostatistics; qualitative research

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