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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis – 15

Kathy Taylor
In my trial example I estimated the follow-up range of 15 to 80 months.

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 14

Kathy Taylor
In this blog post I’m returning to extracting hazard ratios (HRs)

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Diagnostic tests for bacterial infections in older adults – unexpected results!

Kome Gbinigie
Older adults are more susceptible than younger people to bacterial infections.

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Low-Dose Ketamine Can Be Effective in Reducing Postoperative Pain

J. Mark Riddell
Patients undergoing major orthopedic surgery have typically suffered moderate to severe pain after their procedure.

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 13

Kathy Taylor
What if there’s only a graph?

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Do journals really care about bias and reporting in clinical trials?

Medical Students Miranda Stoddart & Oliver Blanshard
Our time at CEBM focused on the assessment of how authors of RCTs report their methodology

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Should we be using credible intervals more routinely?

Jason Oke, Luke Allen, Jose Ordonez-Menes
A women has her blood pressure taken and at 145 mmHg, is suspected as being hypertensive.

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‘Rejection is part of the process’

Anne-Marie Boylan and Colm Andrews
Rejection is part of the process: Turning your dissertation into an academic paper

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SRs without unpublished data. Wasteful or not?

James Burgert
A reflectuion of the EBHC Complex Reviews module and whether systematic reviews without unpublished data are wasteful or not.

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Trials published fail to adequately report risk estimates

Medical Students Izzy, Furqaan and Shanil
To identify relevant trials, we searched for published reports of RCTs with binary primary outcomes in five major medical journals

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 12

Kathy Taylor
How can you reduce the risk of errors and bias when extracting data?

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 11

Kathy Taylor
How can you make data extraction more efficient?

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PEBM in a resource-limited country

Wangari Waweru-Siika
Practicing Evidence-Based Medicine in a Resource-Limited Country: Let’s Start at the Very Beginning

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Tip for data extraction for meta-analysis - 10

Kathy Taylor
What if something is missing from categorical risk data?

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The Creation of the Oxford-Brazil EBM Alliance

Oxford Brazil EBM Alliance
Fostering excellence in Evidence-Based Medicine research and teaching in Brazil

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