Research Synthesis Methods

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Volume 2 Issue 2 (June 2011)



A further use for the Harvest plot: a novel method for the presentation of data synthesis

  • Author: Mark Crowther, Alison Avenell, Graeme MacLennan, Graham Mowatt
  • Pub Online: Sep 05, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.37 (p 79-83)

The problem of natural funnel asymmetries: a simulation analysis of meta‐analysis in macroeconomics

  • Author: Laurent Callot, Martin Paldam
  • Pub Online: Sep 12, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.39 (p 84-102)

Inquisitio validus Index Medicus: A simple method of validating MEDLINE systematic review searches

  • Author: Margaret Sampson, Jessie McGowan
  • Pub Online: Sep 16, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.40 (p 103-109)

Reliability and validity of three quality rating instruments for systematic reviews of observational studies

  • Author: Jennifer M. Hootman, Jeffrey B. Driban, Michael R. Sitler, Kyle P. Harris, Nicole M. Cattano
  • Pub Online: Sep 15, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.41 (p 110-118)

Precision of healthcare systematic review searches in a cross‐sectional sample

  • Author: Margaret Sampson, Jennifer Tetzlaff, Christine Urquhart
  • Pub Online: Sep 27, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.42 (p 119-125)

Book Reviews

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Article alerts: items from 2010, part I

  • Author: Adam R. Hafdahl
  • Pub Online: Sep 25, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.43 (p 131-138)

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