Research Synthesis Methods

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Volume 2 Issue 3 (September 2011)



Meta‐analysis of time‐to‐event data: a comparison of two‐stage methods

  • Author: Mark C. Simmonds, Jayne Tierney, Jack Bowden, Julian PT Higgins
  • Pub Online: Dec 14, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.44 (p 139-149)

Individual patient data meta‐analysis of time‐to‐event outcomes: one‐stage versus two‐stage approaches for estimating the hazard ratio under a random effects model

  • Author: Jack Bowden, Jayne F Tierney, Mark Simmonds, Andrew J Copas, Julian PT Higgins
  • Pub Online: Jan 08, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.45 (p 150-162)

Systematic literature searching in policy relevant, inter‐disciplinary reviews: an example from culture and sport

  • Author: Karen Schucan Bird, Janice Tripney
  • Pub Online: Jan 08, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.48 (p 163-173)

Conclusions from meta‐analytic structural equation models generally do not change due to corrections for study artifacts

  • Author: Jesse S. Michel, Chockalingam Viswesvaran, Jeffrey Thomas
  • Pub Online: Dec 14, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.47 (p 174-187)

Pooling health‐related quality of life outcomes in meta‐analysis—a tutorial and review of methods for enhancing interpretability

  • Author: Kristian Thorlund, Stephen D. Walter, Bradley C. Johnston, Toshi A. Furukawa, Gordon H. Guyatt
  • Pub Online: Dec 14, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.46 (p 188-203)

Depicting estimates using the intercept in meta‐regression models: The moving constant technique

  • Author: Blair T. Johnson, Tania B. Huedo‐Medina
  • Pub Online: Jan 08, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.49 (p 204-220)

Book Reviews

Review of Fleiss, statistical methods for rates and proportions

  • Author: Stephen Senn
  • Pub Online: Dec 14, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.50 (p 221-222)

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