meta

General Package for Meta-Analysis

User-friendly general package providing standard methods for meta-analysis and supporting Schwarzer, Carpenter, and Rücker <DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-21416-0>, "Meta-Analysis with R" (2015): - fixed effect and random effects meta-analysis; - several plots (forest, funnel, Galbraith / radial, L'Abbe, Baujat, bubble); - statistical tests and trim-and-fill method to evaluate bias in meta-analysis; - import data from 'RevMan 5'; - prediction interval, Hartung-Knapp and Paule-Mandel method for random effects model; - cumulative meta-analysis and leave-one-out meta-analysis; - meta-regression (if R package 'metafor' is installed); - generalised linear mixed models (if R packages 'metafor', 'lme4', 'numDeriv', and 'BiasedUrn' are installed); - produce forest plot summarising several (subgroup) meta-analyses.

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Package
meta
Title
General Package for Meta-Analysis
Version
4.9-0
Depends
R (>= 2.9.1)
Imports
grid
Suggests
metafor (>= 1.9-9), lme4, numDeriv, BiasedUrn
Date
2017-12-04
URL
Description
User-friendly general package providing standard methods for meta-analysis and supporting Schwarzer, Carpenter, and Rücker , "Meta-Analysis with R" (2015): - fixed effect and random effects meta-analysis; - several plots (forest, funnel, Galbraith / radial, L'Abbe, Baujat, bubble); - statistical tests and trim-and-fill method to evaluate bias in meta-analysis; - import data from 'RevMan 5'; - prediction interval, Hartung-Knapp and Paule-Mandel method for random effects model; - cumulative meta-analysis and leave-one-out meta-analysis; - meta-regression (if R package 'metafor' is installed); - generalised linear mixed models (if R packages 'metafor', 'lme4', 'numDeriv', and 'BiasedUrn' are installed); - produce forest plot summarising several (subgroup) meta-analyses.
License
GPL (>= 2)
Encoding
UTF-8
NeedsCompilation
no
Packaged
2017-12-05 23:28:33 UTC; sc
Author
Guido Schwarzer [cre, aut]
Maintainer
Guido Schwarzer
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2017-12-06 00:17:18 UTC

install.packages('meta')

4.9-0

5 days ago

https://github.com/guido-s/meta

Guido Schwarzer

GPL (>= 2)

Depends on

R (>= 2.9.1)

Imports

grid

Suggests

metafor (>= 1.9-9), lme4, numDeriv, BiasedUrn

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