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METACUM: Stata module to perform cumulative meta-analysis, with graphics


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  • Ross Harris

    (Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol)

  • Jonathan Sterne

    (Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol)

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    metacum provides cumulative pooled estimates and confidence limits obtained from fixed or random effects meta-analysis and plots the cumulative pooled estimates in the style of Lau et al. (1992).

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    Software component provided by Boston College Department of Economics in its series Statistical Software Components with number S456954.

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    Programming language: Stata
    Requires: Stata version 9 and metan package
    Date of creation: 15 Aug 2008
    Date of revision: 12 Sep 2008
    Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s456954

    Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install metacum". Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.
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    Postal: Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill MA 02467 USA
    Phone: 617-552-3670
    Fax: +1-617-552-2308
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    Keywords: meta-analysis; fixed effects; random effects; pooled estimates;


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