“Basics of Meta-analysis with Basic Steps in R” – An ebook

Title page of ebook "Basics of Meta-analysis with Basic Steps in R"
Title page of ebook “Basics of Meta-analysis with Basic Steps in R”

An ebook on meta-analysis with the title “Basics of Meta-analysis with Basic Steps in R” has recently been published. This ebook covers basic information regarding meta-analysis and how to perform meta-analysis in R (statistical software). This level of information could help in developing foundations. It has provided three different examples with step-by-step instructions with two different packages; “metafor” and “meta”.

The ebook is available here: http://amzn.to/2vGOL59

Page 5 of the ebook titled Basics of Meta-analysis with Basic Steps in R
Page 5 of the ebook titled Basics of Meta-analysis with Basic Steps in R

The ebook gives information about “steps involved in meta-analysis” including “searching the required articles and information”, “inclusion and exclusion criteria”, and “collection of abstract data.” It also gives sufficient information about “effect size”, “forest plot”, “heterogeneity statistics”, “Baujat plot”, “radial plot”, “publication bias”, “funnel plot” and “models”.

Page 14 of the ebook titled Basics of Meta-analysis with Basic Steps in R
Page 14 of the ebook titled Basics of Meta-analysis with Basic Steps in R

Usman Zafar Paracha

Usman Zafar Paracha is Assistant Professor, Pharmaceutics, in Hajvery University, Lahore, Pakistan.