- meta- + analysis, coined by Otto Jesperson. (Wiktionary)
“A metanalysis is a method of combining the data from multiple clinical trials so that the results can be statistically analyzed like a single, very large study, thereby yielding clinically valid conclusions.”
“She drew her results from a "metanalysis" of existing research into the effects of marijuana on driving ability, combined with traffic accident statistics in the United States and Australia, finding that "(w) hile smoking marijuana does impair driving ability, it does not share alcohol's effect on judgment.”
“At the same time that this trial was reported, a metanalysis was published in the British Medical Journal comparing stenting to an endarterectomy.”
“This metanalysis included results from 4,796 patients, far more than were included in the report at the American Stroke Association conference.”
“Pursuant to 6-3, you seem to have alluded to possible bias with selection of the substudies for the metanalysis CENSORED discussion.”
“Another one for the metanalysis list: OE nædre MnE adder”
“So eyas, like orange and umpire, is the result of metanalysis false division of the article + noun unit: "a nias" "an eyas".”
“The Steve Nissen metanalysis that caused most of the public focus on Avandia in 2007 and the FDA advisory committee was poorly conducted and unable to make the conclusion that Avandia was unsafe.”
“For his written work, he's best remember for his multiverse/multinarrative metanalysis of Campbellian archtypes known as the "Eternal Champion".”
“I'm looking for someone who can complete a metanalysis on the effectiveness of art therapy in the treatment of mental disorders.”
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