Research Synthesis Methods

Table of Contents

Volume 4 Issue 1 (March 2013)

1-108

Special Issue Papers

An introduction to methodological issues when including non‐randomised studies in systematic reviews on the effects of interventions

  • Author: Barnaby C. Reeves, Julian P. T. Higgins, Craig Ramsay, Beverley Shea, Peter Tugwell, George A. Wells
  • Pub Online: Jan 24, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1068 (p 1-11)

Issues relating to study design and risk of bias when including non‐randomized studies in systematic reviews on the effects of interventions

  • Author: Julian PT Higgins, Craig Ramsay, Barnaby C Reeves, Jonathan J Deeks, Beverley Shea, Jeffrey C Valentine, Peter Tugwell, George Wells
  • Pub Online: Sep 25, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1056 (p 12-25)

Issues relating to confounding and meta‐analysis when including non‐randomized studies in systematic reviews on the effects of interventions

  • Author: Jeffrey C. Valentine, Simon G. Thompson
  • Pub Online: Nov 06, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1064 (p 26-35)

Issues relating to selective reporting when including non‐randomized studies in systematic reviews on the effects of healthcare interventions

  • Author: Susan L Norris, David Moher, Barnaby C Reeves, Beverley Shea, Yoon Loke, Sarah Garner, Laurie Anderson, Peter Tugwell, George Wells
  • Pub Online: Nov 13, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1062 (p 36-47)

Erratum

Issues relating to selective reporting when including non‐randomized studies in systematic reviews on the effects of healthcare interventions

  • Author: Susan L Norris, David Moher, Barnaby C Reeves, Beverley Shea, Yoon Loke, Sarah Garner, Laurie Anderson, Peter Tugwell, George Wells
  • Pub Online: Feb 14, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1074 (p 48-48)

Special Issue Papers

Non‐randomized studies as a source of complementary, sequential or replacement evidence for randomized controlled trials in systematic reviews on the effects of interventions

  • Author: Holger J. Schünemann, Peter Tugwell, Barnaby C. Reeves, Elie A. Akl, Nancy Santesso, Frederick A. Spencer, Beverley Shea, George Wells, Mark Helfand
  • Pub Online: Mar 22, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1078 (p 49-62)

Checklists of methodological issues for review authors to consider when including non‐randomized studies in systematic reviews

  • Author: George A Wells, Beverley Shea, Julian PT Higgins, Jonathan Sterne, Peter Tugwell, Barnaby C Reeves
  • Pub Online: Mar 22, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1077 (p 63-77)

Original Article

Reconstructing 2 x 2 contingency tables from odds ratios using the Di Pietrantonj method: difficulties, constraints and impact in meta‐analysis results

  • Author: Areti Angeliki Veroniki, Marios Pavlides, Nikolaos A Patsopoulos, Georgia Salanti
  • Pub Online: Nov 12, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1061 (p 78-94)

Method Note

The effect direction plot: visual display of non‐standardised effects across multiple outcome domains

  • Author: Hilary J Thomson, Sian Thomas
  • Pub Online: Oct 12, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1060 (p 95-101)

BOOK REVIEW

Systematic Reviews to Support Evidence‐based Medicine (2nd edition) by Khalid Khan, Regina Kunz, Jos Kleijnen and Gerd Antes: A Review

  • Author: Blair T. Johnson, Robert E. Low, Jessica M. LaCroix
  • Pub Online: Jan 07, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1071 (p 102-108)

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