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MATH225 Statistical Reasoning for the Health Sciences
Week 6 LAB
Scenario/Summary
The highlight of this week’s lab is confidence intervals and the use of these intervals in the health sciences.  There is a short reading that specifically relates confidence intervals to health sciences and then you are asked to demonstrate your knowledge of confidence intervals by applying them in a practical manner.
The deliverable is a word document with your answers. This is the only file that should be submitted for this assignment. Below is the grading rubric for this assignment.
Category              Points   %            Description
Part A    10           17%       Description of decision or problem
Part B    20           33%       How the interval would impact the decision or problem
Part C    20           33%       Data collection
Grammar and formatting             10           17%       Lab is easy to read and follow; correct grammar and spelling
Total      60           100%    A quality lab will meet or exceed all of the above requirements.
Required Software
Microsoft Word
Steps to Complete the Week 6 Lab
Find this article in the Chamberlain Library. Once you click each link, you will be logged into the Library and then click on “PDF Full Text”.
First Article: Confidence Intervals, Part 1 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
Second Article: Confidence Intervals, Part 2 (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
Consider the use of confidence intervals in health sciences with these articles as inspiration and insights.
Describe how you could use confidence intervals to help make a decision or solve a problem in your current job, a clinical rotation, or life situation. Include these elements:
Description of the decision or problem
How the interval would impact the decision and what level of confidence would be most appropriate and why
What data would need to be collected and one such method of how such data could ideally be collected