Standardization of terminology in meta-analysis: a proposal for working definitions.

Abstract

In this paper we present a brief overview of the growing concern to standardize definitions and terminology in meta-analysis. This tool has become inescapable in both drug research and therapeutic evaluation. The performed and published meta-analyses are increasing, as well as the variation in the meaning of the terms used in meta-analysis. In the second… (More)

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@article{Nony1997StandardizationOT, title={Standardization of terminology in meta-analysis: a proposal for working definitions.}, author={Patrice Nony and Michel Cucherat and Margaret C. Haugh and J. P. Boissel}, journal={Fundamental & clinical pharmacology}, year={1997}, volume={11 6}, pages={481-93} }