How to use Meta-analysis in a sentence
Bandolier 92 reported a meta-analysis of trials looking at a comparison of stents versus balloon angioplasty indicating stents to be better.
This issue of Bandolier has an example of type I evidence a report of a meta-analysis on quinine in nocturnal leg cramps.
A systematic overview (meta-analysis) of outcome measures in Helicobacter pylori gastritis trials and functional dyspepsia.
That would leave only two studies, not much grist for the mill of meta-analysis there.
T he methodological limitations of this research that is common to all systematic reviews and meta-analysis are also mentioned.Advertisement
This provided a meta-analysis and has been summarized on a separate web page (Bone mass and exercise in women ).
Meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials comparing open and laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair.
Four studies included in the meta-analysis used topical salicylates, which are not now classified as NSAIDs.
Sometime ago a meta-analysis was published that underlined the methodological weakness of the of the pharmacological research in the field of homeopathy.
This provided a meta-analysis and has been summarized on a separate Web page (Bone mass and exercise in women ).Advertisement
Researchers at The Cleveland Clinic Heart Center performed a meta-analysis of seven large randomized trials of vitamin E (given alone or in combination with other antioxidants) and eight of beta carotene.
The meta-analysis reviewed the effect of these antioxidants on death from cardiovascular disease or from any other cause ("all-cause mortality").
A 2006 meta-analysis by the Child and Family Research Institute also shows that an epidural given too early can also double the C-section rate.