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Author Kulinskaya, Elena.

Title Meta analysis : a guide to calibrating and combining statistical evidence / Elena Kulinskaya, Stephan Morgenthaler, Robert G. Staudte.

Published Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons, [2008]
©2008

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Physical description xiv, 260 pages : illustrations.
Series Wiley series in probability and statistics.
Wiley series in probability and statistics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [253]-256) and index.
Contents Part I Methods 1 -- 1 What can the reader expect from this book? 3 -- 2 Independent measurements with known precision 15 -- 3 Independent measurements with unknown precision 23 -- 4 Comparing treatment to control 31 -- 5 Comparing K treatments 39 -- 6 Evaluating risks 47 -- 7 Comparing risks 51 -- 8 Evaluating Poisson rates 57 -- 9 Comparing Poisson rates 63 -- 10 Goodness-of-fit testing 71 -- 11 Evidence for heterogeneity of effects and transformed effects 77 -- 12 Combining evidence: fixed standardized effects model 85 -- 13 Combining evidence: random standardized effects model 91 -- 14 Meta-regression 95 -- 15 Accounting for publication bias 105 -- Part II Theory 111 -- 16 Calibrating evidence in a test 113 -- 17 Basics of variance stabilizing transformations 125 -- 18 One-sample binomial tests 139 -- 19 Two-sample binomial tests 149 -- 20 Defining evidence in t-statistics 159 -- 21 Two-sample comparisons 175 -- 22 Evidence in the chi-squared statistic 183 -- 23 Evidence in F-tests 195 -- 24 Evidence in Cochran's Q for heterogeneity of effects 209 -- 25 Combining evidence from K studies 221 -- 26 Correcting for publication bias 233 -- 27 Large-sample properties of variance stabilizing transformations 241.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author Morgenthaler, Stephan.
Staudte, Robert G.
ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Meta-analysis.
Medicine -- Research -- Evaluation.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780470028643 paperback alk paper
0470028645 paperback alk paper