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Medicine: Meta-analysis

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1. Lee YH. An overview of meta-analysis for clinicians. Korean J Intern Med. 2018 Mar;33(2):277-283. doi: 10.3904/kjim.2016.195. Epub 2017 Dec 28. PMID: 29277096; PMCID: PMC5840596.


2. Hernandez AV, Marti KM, Roman YM. Meta-Analysis. Chest. 2020 Jul;158(1S):S97-S102. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.03.003. PMID: 32658658.


3. Cheung MW, Vijayakumar R. A Guide to Conducting a Meta-Analysis. Neuropsychol Rev. 2016 Jun;26(2):121-8. doi: 10.1007/s11065-016-9319-z. Epub 2016 May 21. PMID: 27209412.


4. Cronin P, Kelly AM, Altaee D, Foerster B, Petrou M, Dwamena BA. How to Perform a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Diagnostic Imaging Studies. Acad Radiol. 2018 May;25(5):573-593. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2017.12.007. Epub 2018 Jan 19. PMID: 29371119.


5. Vetter TR. Systematic Review and Meta-analysis: Sometimes Bigger Is Indeed Better. Anesth Analg. 2019 Mar;128(3):575-583. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000004014. PMID: 30649072.


6. Nikolakopoulou A, Mavridis D, Salanti G. How to interpret meta-analysis models: fixed effect and random effects meta-analyses. Evid Based Ment Health. 2014 May;17(2):64. doi: 10.1136/eb-2014-101794. PMID: 24778439.


7. Petropoulou M, Efthimiou O, Rücker G, Schwarzer G, Furukawa TA, Pompoli A, Koek HL, Del Giovane C, Rodondi N, Mavridis D. A review of methods for addressing components of interventions in meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2021 Feb 8;16(2):e0246631. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246631. PMID: 33556155; PMCID: PMC7870082.


8. Palmowski A, Nielsen SM. Pitfalls in meta-analysis. Inflammopharmacology. 2020 Apr;28(2):617-618. doi: 10.1007/s10787-019-00606-4. Epub 2019 May 28. PMID: 31140037.


9. Arya S, Schwartz TA, Ghaferi AA. Practical Guide to Meta-analysis. JAMA Surg. 2020 May 1;155(5):430-431. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2019.4523. PMID: 31995161.


10. Cheung MW. A Guide to Conducting a Meta-Analysis with Non-Independent Effect Sizes. Neuropsychol Rev. 2019 Dec;29(4):387-396. doi: 10.1007/s11065-019-09415-6. Epub 2019 Aug 24. PMID: 31446547; PMCID: PMC6892772.