*  Systematic review and meta-analysis of mortality in crop protection product manufacturing workers | Occupational &...
The classification of TCDD as a carcinogen is still a controversial topic. In 1997 the IARC classified it as a group 1 ... Meta-analysis software.In:Egger M, Davey-Smith G, Altman D G, eds. Systematic reviews in health care: meta-analysis in context ... The meta-analysis of Greenberg et al did not carry out separate analyses by industry subsector and issues such as heterogeneity ... Heterogeneity was explored through subgroup analyses and meta-regression; sensitivity analyses of different approaches for zero ...
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*  Chronic Venous Ulcers: A Comparative Effectiveness Review of Treatment Modalities | Effective Health Care Program
We will conduct meta-analyses when there are sufficient data (at least three studies) and studies are sufficiently homogenous ... Health Topics Consumers Products & Tools Research Methods Get Involved Browse Products About News Contact Us Email Updates ... Heterogeneity among the trials in all the meta-analyses will be tested by using a standard chi-squared test with a significance ... Bias in meta-analysis detected by a simple, graphical test. BMJ 1997;315(7109):629-34. PMID: 9310563. ...
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*  Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] | UW Health |...
... meta-analysis of individual data. Sarcoma Meta-analysis Collaboration. Lancet 350 (9092): 1647-54, 1997. ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... meta-analysis of individual data. Sarcoma Meta-analysis Collaboration. Lancet 350 (9092): 1647-54, 1997. ... A quantitative meta-analysis of updated data from 1,568 individual patients in 14 trials of doxorubicin-based adjuvant therapy ...
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*  Retinoblastoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] | UW Health | Madison, WI
A meta-analysis reported that significant side effects are uncommon.[54][Level of evidence: 3iiiDiv] The current era of ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... de Jong MC, Kors WA, de Graaf P, et al.: Trilateral retinoblastoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Oncol 15 (10 ... de Jong MC, Kors WA, de Graaf P, et al.: Trilateral retinoblastoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Lancet Oncol 15 (10 ...
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*  1997 - Review: Several interventions reduce complications in type 2 diabetes mellitus | 1998 Mar-Apr : Volume 128, Number 2,...
Meta-analyses and reviews found that self-management education improves knowledge, skill, self-care behaviors, psychosocial ... mellitus and non-insulin-dependent in the topic areas retinopathy, nephropathy, neuropathy, hypertension, lipids, triglycerides ... meta-analysis. Other data sources were consensus statements, bibliographies of relevant papers, and consultation with experts. ... 1997 Sep;12:567-80. Abstract. Objective. To review the effectiveness of various interventions to prevent, screen for, and treat ...
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*  Lung Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI] | Cigna
Korte JE, Brennan P, Henley SJ, et al.: Dose-specific meta-analysis and sensitivity analysis of the relation between alcohol ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... A meta-analysis of leisure-time physical activity and lung cancer risk revealed that higher levels of physical activity protect ... Shiels MS, Cole SR, Kirk GD, et al.: A meta-analysis of the incidence of non-AIDS cancers in HIV-infected individuals. J Acquir ...
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*  Avoiding Bias in Selecting Studies | Effective Health Care Program
Other authors have addressed reasons for discrepant results from meta-analyses on the (seemingly) same topics.9,10 Ioannidis ... One might expect that all the trials included in earlier meta-analyses would be included in later meta-analyses, but this is ... Meta-analyses of therapies for postmenopausal osteoporosis. II. Meta-analysis of alendronate for the treatment of ... Does blinding of readers affect the results of meta-analyses? University of Pennsylvania Meta-analysis Blinding Study Group. ...
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*  Knowledge gap hypothesis - Wikipedia
Hwang, Y; Jeong, S-H. (2009). "Revisiting the knowledge gap hypothesis: A meta-analysis of thirty-five years of research". ... People with greater education also tend express interest in, and expose themselves to, a broader range of topics, including ... At least two narrative reviews and one meta-analysis of knowledge gap hypothesis research exist. Gaziano conducted two ... Because narrative reviews examine significance tests rather than effect sizes, Hwang and Jeong (2009) conducted a meta-analysis ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Knowledge_gap_hypothesis
*  Intraocular (Uveal) Melanoma Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] | UW Health ...
A meta-analysis of 5-year mortality rates following enucleation, 1966 through 1988. Arch Ophthalmol 110 (2): 245-50, 1992. ... Topic Contents. * General Information About Intraocular (Uveal) Melanoma Treatment * Cellular Classification of Intraocular ( ... Weis E, Shah CP, Lajous M, et al.: The association between host susceptibility factors and uveal melanoma: a meta-analysis. ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ...
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*  Stomach (Gastric) Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI] | Cigna
Magnitude of Effect: A systematic review and meta-analysis showed a 60% increase in gastric cancer in male smokers and a 20% ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... A meta-analysis of seven randomized studies, all conducted in areas of high-risk gastric cancer and all but one conducted in ... A meta-analysis of seven randomized studies, all conducted in areas with high-risk gastric cancer populations, and all but one ...
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*  Endometrial Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI] | HealthLink BC
A meta-analysis of prospective studies observed an RR of 1.39 (95% CI, 1.29-1.49) among nonusers and 1.09 (95% CI, 1.02-1.16) ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... Zhou B, Yang L, Sun Q, et al.: Cigarette smoking and the risk of endometrial cancer: a meta-analysis. Am J Med 121 (6): 501-508 ... A meta-analysis combining data from 36 epidemiological studies including 27,276 women observed a risk reduction of 0.76 (95% CI ...
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*  Gastric Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] | PeaceHealth
A meta-analysis of these studies demonstrated an hazard ratio (HR) of 0.83 for overall survival (OS) (95% confidence interval [ ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... Wagner AD, Grothe W, Haerting J, et al.: Chemotherapy in advanced gastric cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis based ... PeaceHealth endeavors to provide comprehensive health care information, however some topics in this database describe services ...
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*  Breast Cancer Prevention (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI] | HealthLink BC
Magnitude of Effect: Meta-analysis showed RR of 2.4 (95% CI, 1.5-4.0) for endometrial cancer and 1.9 (95% CI, 1.4-2.6) for ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... Meta-analysis showed the hazard ratio (HR) for endometrial cancer was 2.18 (95% CI, 1.39-3.42) for tamoxifen and 1.09 (95% CI, ... A British meta-analysis included individual data from 53 case-control and cohort studies.[73] Compared with the RR of breast ...
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*  Cigarette Smoking: Health Risks and How to Quit (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional Information [NCI] | Cigna
A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials shows that 6-month cessation rates are significantly improved with the use of ... Wellness and Medical Topics. Cigarette Smoking: Health Risks and How to Quit (PDQ®): Prevention - Health Professional ... A meta-analysis of five randomized controlled trials found that smokers who received nortriptyline were 2.4 times more likely ( ... Hajek P, McRobbie H, Myers K: Efficacy of cytisine in helping smokers quit: systematic review and meta-analysis. Thorax 68 (11 ...
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*  Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] | HealthLink BC
A meta-analysis of seven randomized trials evaluating the value of PCI in patients in complete remission reported improvement ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... Pujol JL, Carestia L, Daurès JP: Is there a case for cisplatin in the treatment of small-cell lung cancer? A meta-analysis of ... Shiels MS, Cole SR, Kirk GD, et al.: A meta-analysis of the incidence of non-AIDS cancers in HIV-infected individuals. J Acquir ...
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*  Laryngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Health Professional Information [NCI] | PeaceHealth
Pignon JP, le Maître A, Maillard E, et al.: Meta-analysis of chemotherapy in head and neck cancer (MACH-NC): an update on 93 ... This information is produced and provided by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The information in this topic may have ... A meta-analysis of 93 randomized, prospective head and neck cancer trials published between 1965 and 2000 showed the following ... The following results were shown in a meta-analysis of 15 randomized trials with a total of 6,515 patients and a median follow- ...
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*  Very-low-carbohydrate ketogenic diet v. low-fat diet for long-term weight loss: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials...
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*  Frequently Asked Questions - Hakim Natural Health - Homeopathic Medicine
A meta-analysis of placebo-controlled trials." Lancet vol. 350 pp. 834-843. The trend of the studies is that homœopathy is ... This is the topic of many discussions about homœopathy. Homœopathy is effective on animals and children, which discounts the ... Statistical analysis demonstrated a 95% protection in children under six months and 91% protection in children over 12 months. ... He completed a PhD on this topic with Swinburne University in Melbourne in 2005. His findings include the results of a ten-year ...
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*  The Curious Case of Oxford University Press, Homeopathy and Charles Darwin - The Quackometer Blog
A Meta-analysis of Placebo-Controlled Trials The results of our meta-analysis are not compatible with the hypothesis that the ... Kaviraj - off topic posts will not be tolerated anymore. I have asked you to defend your comments attributed to you in my blog ... A Meta-analysis of Placebo-Controlled Trials The results of our meta-analysis are not compatible with the hypothesis that the ... This is the most noted and respected meta. 1994 LINDE: Critical Review and Meta-Analysis of Serial Agitated Dilutions in ...
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*  PoCoG - Suggested reading
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*  Sexual jealousy - Wikipedia
A recent meta-analysis reviewed the literature and found that sexual jealousy in males can also lead to emotions such as ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Buss, David (2006). "Strategies of Human Mating" (PDF). Psychological Topics. ... Carpenter, C. J. (2012). "Meta-analyses of sex differences in responses to sexual versus emotional infidelity men and women are ... Wood, W; Eagly, A.H. (2002). "A cross-cultural analysis of the behavior of women and men: implications for the origins of sex ...
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*  Gastrointestinal Complications (PDQ®)-Health Professional Version - National Cancer Institute
Feuer DJ, Broadley KE: Systematic review and meta-analysis of corticosteroids for the resolution of malignant bowel obstruction ... In: Portenoy RK, Bruera E, eds.: Topics in Palliative Care. Volume 1. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1997, pp. 113-30. ... Multiple logistic regression analysis identified the absence of ascites and obstruction not involving the small bowel as ... Further study is warranted, including cost analysis.[5]. Management of Chronic, Malignant Bowel Obstruction. Patients with ...
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*  The effects of increased dose of exercise-based therapies to enhance motor recovery after stroke: a systematic review and meta...
We were concerned to avoid undertaking analyses of sets of heterogeneous measures in a single meta-analysis. However, visual ... Topics in Stroke Rehabilitation. 2008;15:365-377. doi: 10.1310/tsr1504-365. [PubMed] [Cross Ref] ... A meta analysis. Stroke. 2004;35:2529-2536. doi: 10.1161/01.STR.0000143153.76460.7d. [PubMed] [Cross Ref] ... Meta-analysis was undertaken for Action Research Arm Test (3 studies) and comfortable walking speed (2 studies) with effect ...
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*  Evaluation of hematological, virologic and anthropometric parameters as progression markers in HIV-1 infected children
A meta-analysis of studies involving children evidenced that, for similar levels of plasma viral load and CD4+TL, the younger ... http://www.who.int/hiv/topics/paediatric/en/ . Acesso: 08/01/09. [ Links ]. ... However, a meta-analysis derived from longitudinal data of nine African centers and one Brazilian center demonstrated that CD4+ ... Use of total lymphocyte count for informing when to start antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected children: a meta- analysis of ...
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