Underpowered and Overworked: Problems With Data Analysis in Motor Learning Studies

  title={Underpowered and Overworked: Problems With Data Analysis in Motor Learning Studies},
  author={Keith R. Lohse and Taylor L. Buchanan and Matthew W. Miller},
  journal={Journal of Motor Learning and Development},
Appropriate statistical analysis is essential for accurate and reliable research. Statistical practices have an immediate impact on the perceived results of a single study but also remote effects on the dissemination of information among scientists and the cumulative nature of research. To accurately quantify potential problems facing the field of motor learning, we systematically reviewed publications from seven journals over the past 2 years to find experiments that tested the effects of… Expand
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