Research Synthesis Methods

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Volume 2 Issue 4 (December 2011)



Structural Approach to Bias in Meta‐analyses

  • Author: Ian Shrier
  • Pub Online: Feb 02, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.52 (p 223-237)

Comparison of statistical inferences from the DerSimonian–Laird and alternative random‐effects model meta‐analyses – an empirical assessment of 920 Cochrane primary outcome meta‐analyses

  • Author: Kristian Thorlund, Jørn Wetterslev, Tahany Awad, Lehana Thabane, Christian Gluud
  • Pub Online: Feb 14, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.53 (p 238-253)

On the moments of Cochran's Q statistic under the null hypothesis, with application to the meta‐analysis of risk difference

  • Author: Elena Kulinskaya, Michael B. Dollinger, Kirsten Bjørkestøl
  • Pub Online: Mar 04, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.54 (p 254-270)

Multi‐context versus context‐specific qualitative evidence syntheses: combining the best of both

  • Author: Karin Hannes, Angela Harden
  • Pub Online: Feb 05, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.55 (p 271-278)

Article Alerts: items from 2010, Part II

  • Author: Adam R. Hafdahl
  • Pub Online: Feb 07, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.56 (p 279-286)

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