Meta-Analysis with R

Meta-Analysis with R
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Publisher : Springer
Total Pages : 252
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ISBN-10 : 9783319214160
ISBN-13 : 3319214160
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Book Synopsis Meta-Analysis with R by : Guido Schwarzer

Download or read book Meta-Analysis with R written by Guido Schwarzer and published by Springer. This book was released on 2015-10-08 with total page 252 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This book provides a comprehensive introduction to performing meta-analysis using the statistical software R. It is intended for quantitative researchers and students in the medical and social sciences who wish to learn how to perform meta-analysis with R. As such, the book introduces the key concepts and models used in meta-analysis. It also includes chapters on the following advanced topics: publication bias and small study effects; missing data; multivariate meta-analysis, network meta-analysis; and meta-analysis of diagnostic studies.