2009 - The devil is in the details...or not? A primer on individual patient data meta-analysis (Editorial)

Sud, Sachin; Douketis, James
July 2009
ACP Journal Club;7/21/2009, Vol. 151 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
In this article, the author discusses individual patient data (IPD) meta-analysis. The author says IPD meta-analysis uses far richer data than conventional meta-analysis. In IPD meta-analysis original data for individual patients are collected for multiple studies from primary investigators using a predetermined protocol.


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