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Other approaches to dealing with diverse continuous outcome data. By Kathy Taylor
A quick look at the distribution of SARS 2 cases around southern Europe shows that viral circulation is widespread
What if the study only reports an effect estimate? Kathy Taylor Previously, I highlighted a list of ways where you
Does smoking increase the risk of acute respiratory infections? Jamie Hartmann-Boyce, Nicola Lindson Verdict: Yes. Smoking is a risk factor
Oxford University’s world-class gardens, libraries and museums could benefit the health and wellbeing of Oxfordshire residents through “social prescribing”
I highlighted a list of ways where, when extracting data for meta-analysis of continuous outcomes, you might find that a summary statistic that you want is missing.
Director of the Evidence-Based Health Care Leadership Programme Kamal Mahtani reflects on what it takes to be a leader in evidence-based healthcare.
Paediatrician Veerle Langenhorst gathers some thoughts about his current PGCert in TEBHC experience.
What if you’re missing a standard deviation and only a similar summary statistic is given? Kathy Taylor Previously, I highlighted
David Nunan “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go”
Denise Best Denise reflects on the creation of the PGDip in Health Research and its impact over the last ten years.
Kathy Taylor What if you’re missing a mean and only a similar statistical statistic is given?
Joe Sawyer Academic Clinical Fellow in Palliative Medicine Dr Joe Sawyer reflects on his experience of our Advanced Qualitative Research Methods module.
Dr Anne-Marie Boylan spoke to Anna-Marie Madeley, a Lecturer in Midwifery at the University of Bedfordshire, about publishing her MSc thesis.
Kathy Taylor Obtaining summary statistics by using complementary equations