How reliable is the statistical evidence for limiting saturated fat intake? A fresh look at the influential Hooper meta‐analysis

  title={How reliable is the statistical evidence for limiting saturated fat intake? A fresh look at the influential Hooper meta‐analysis},
  author={Simon Thornley and Grant M Schofield and Caryn Zinn and George David Henderson},
  journal={Internal Medicine Journal},
Evidence from meta‐analyses has been influential in deciding whether or not limiting saturated fat intake reduces the incidence of cardiovascular disease. Recently, random effects analyses have been criticised for exaggerating the influence of publication bias and an alternative proposed which obviates this issue: ‘inverse‐variance heterogeneity’. 
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