TITLE

Meta-analysis is to analysis as meta-physics is to physics

AUTHOR(S)
Speroff, Leon
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Contemporary OB/GYN;Jun2007, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p116
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author offers insights into the application of meta-analysis on individual clinical trials. He cites several limitations of the statistical method such that the meta-analysis of observational studies requires the authors to make subjective judgments as to which epidemiologic reports can be accomplished into the analysis.
ACCESSION #
25441678

 

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