Research Synthesis Methods

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Volume 6 Issue 4 (December 2015)



Get real in individual participant data (IPD) meta‐analysis: a review of the methodology

  • Author: Thomas P. A. Debray, Karel G. M. Moons, Gert Valkenhoef, Orestis Efthimiou, Noemi Hummel, Rolf H. H. Groenwold, Johannes B. Reitsma, 
  • Pub Online: Aug 19, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1160 (p 293-309)

Software Tutorials

Meta‐analysis in Stata using gllamm

  • Author: Pantelis G. Bagos
  • Pub Online: Nov 27, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1157 (p 310-332)


Bayesian meta‐analysis of Cronbach's coefficient alpha to evaluate informative hypotheses

  • Author: Kensuke Okada
  • Pub Online: Jun 29, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1155 (p 333-346)

Meta‐analysis of survival curve data using distributed health data networks: application to hip arthroplasty studies of the International Consortium of Orthopaedic Registries

  • Author: Guy Cafri, Samprit Banerjee, Art Sedrakyan, Liz Paxton, Ove Furnes, Stephen Graves, Danica Marinac‐Dabic
  • Pub Online: Jun 29, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1159 (p 347-356)

A systematic review and critical appraisal of qualitative metasynthetic practice in public health to develop a taxonomy of operations of reciprocal translation

  • Author: G. J. Melendez‐Torres, Sean Grant, Chris Bonell
  • Pub Online: Jul 28, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1161 (p 357-371)

Approximate confidence intervals for moment‐based estimators of the between‐study variance in random effects meta‐analysis

  • Author: Dan Jackson, Jack Bowden, Rose Baker
  • Pub Online: Aug 19, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1162 (p 372-382)

Article Alerts

Article Alerts: items from 2011, Part II

  • Author: Adam R Hafdahl
  • Pub Online: Jun 20, 2015
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1151 (p 383-390)

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