14 November 2019
• Thursday 14th November 2019
•(Repeated on Friday 13th March 2020)
10am – 1pm
AIMS/OBJECTIVES OF COURSE
Learn about techniques of meta-analysis for systematic reviews.
DESCRIPTION OF COURSE
In this session, Professors Batterham and Atkinson will introduce the basic ideas behind a meta-analysis within a systematic review. The following questions will be discussed; Is a meta-analysis appropriate? What are the underlying philosophies to random effects and fixed effects meta-analysis? How should study heterogeneity be quantified and examined? How does a meta-regression work? An example meta-analysis will be attempted using some basic online tools.
RDF DOMAINS COVERED
A1: Knowledge Base
A2: Cognitive Abilities
Available to NINE DTP funded students. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.