Research Synthesis Methods

Table of Contents

Volume 1 Issue 3‐4 (July ‐ December 2010)


Invited Reviews

Meta‐research: The art of getting it wrong

  • Author: John P. A. Ioannidis
  • Pub Online: Mar 04, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.19 (p 169-184)

Research Articles

The impact of research synthesis methods on industrial–organizational psychology: The road from pessimism to optimism about cumulative knowledge

  • Author: David S. DeGeest, Frank L. Schmidt
  • Pub Online: Mar 29, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.22 (p 185-197)

The evolution of a new publication type: Steps and challenges of producing overviews of reviews

  • Author: Denise Thomson, Kelly Russell, Lorne Becker, Terry Klassen, Lisa Hartling
  • Pub Online: Apr 06, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.30 (p 198-211)

Development of a combined database for meta‐epidemiological research

  • Author: Jelena Savović, Ross J. Harris, Lesley Wood, Rebecca Beynon, Doug Altman, Bodil Als‐Nielsen, Ethan M. Balk, Jonathan Deeks, Lise Lotte Gluud, Christian Gluud, John P. A. Ioannidis, Peter Jűni, David Moher, Julie Pildal, Kenneth F. Schulz, Jonathan A. C. Sterne
  • Pub Online: Nov 30, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.18 (p 212-225)

Bayesian model selection for meta‐analysis of diagnostic test accuracy data: Application to Ddimer for deep vein thrombosis

  • Author: Nicola Novielli, Nicola J. Cooper, Alexander J. Sutton, Keith R. Abrams
  • Pub Online: Nov 21, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.15 (p 226-238)

Synthesis of survival and disease progression outcomes for health technology assessment of cancer therapies

  • Author: N. J. Welton, S. R. Willis, A. E. Ades
  • Pub Online: Mar 04, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.21 (p 239-257)

Network meta‐analysis of parametric survival curves

  • Author: Mario J. N. M. Ouwens, Zoe Philips, Jeroen P. Jansen
  • Pub Online: Mar 11, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.25 (p 258-271)

An alternative to R 2 for assessing linear models of effect size

  • Author: Ariel M. Aloe, Betsy Jane Becker, Therese D. Pigott
  • Pub Online: Apr 08, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.23 (p 272-283)

Combining the evidence using stable weights

  • Author: Elena Kulinskaya, Stephan Morgenthaler, Robert G. Staudte
  • Pub Online: Mar 29, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.20 (p 284-296)

Use of quality control charts for detection of outliers and temporal trends in cumulative meta‐analysis

  • Author: Elena Kulinskaya, Julia Koricheva
  • Pub Online: Apr 08, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.29 (p 297-307)

‘Cross hairs’ plots for diagnostic meta‐analysis

  • Author: Bob Phillips, Lesley A. Stewart, Alex J. Sutton
  • Pub Online: Mar 11, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.26 (p 308-315)

Book Reviews

Article Alerts

Article alerts: Items from 2009, Part II

  • Author: Adam R. Hafdahl
  • Pub Online: Mar 11, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.24 (p 319-326)

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