Endotoxemia: correlation with gram-negative bacteremia and association with outcome
The Random-Effect Model of Bivariate Meta-Analysis Based on the Difference Mean
In this paper, we establish the random-effect model of bivariate meta-analysis based on the difference mean. Under the assumption of the multilevel normal distribution of the difference mean, we…
A Survey of Global Impacts of Climate Change: Replication, Survey Methods, and a Statistical Analysis
The present study has two objectives. The first is a review of studies that estimate the global economic impacts of climate change using a systematic research synthesis (SRS). In this review, we…
Combining Statistical Evidence
Meta‐analysis is not a hot research topic among graduate students in statistics, and by writing this article, it is hoped that this will change this and the shortcomings of the mainstream view will be pointed out.
Meta-analysis: pitfalls and hints
- BusinessHeart, lung and vessels
The principal steps (from writing a prospective protocol of analysis to results’ interpretation) are explored in order to minimize the risk of conducting a mediocre meta-analysis and to support researchers to accurately evaluate the published findings.
Meta-analysis for pathway enrichment analysis and biomarker detection when combining multiple genomic studies
Meta-analysis approach to chemotherapy research is applied to discover robust biomarkers and multi-drug response genes, which have prognostic value and the potential of identifying new therapeutic targets.
Preparation for research: instruction in interpreting and evaluating research
- EducationSIGCSE '96
This paper describes an innovative module taught to students who are about to commence research, in which these students are given explicit guidance on how to judge the work of others (or their own work).
The use of statistical methods to combine the results of independent empirical research studies (meta-analysis) has a long history. Meta-analytic work can be divided into two traditions: tests of the…
Revisão sistemática de literatura? Depende! Limites de procederes quantitativos de análise de literatura na área de Administração
- Revista Eletrônica de Ciência Administrativa
A revisão sistemática de literatura, bem como outros procederes similares de levantamento bibliográfico, tem sido amplamente utilizada como ferramenta pretensamente capaz de viabilizar uma acurada…