This page will help you write an interpretation of an estimate that
considers both its substantive and statistical significance.
Interpretation requires assessing whether the effect would
be large enough to be important if it turned out to be exactly
right. "Important" can mean important for patients, for public health,
or for scientific understanding. Similar assessments are also needed
for the confidence bounds. Use the pull-down menus to provide these
When you have filled in all the values, suggested text appears below
the table. You can change the values and the text will be rewritten
appropriately. You will likely need to customize the text to match your particular situation.