Comprehensive Meta-Analysis is a powerful computer program for meta-analysis. The program combines ease of use with a wide array of computational options and sophisticated graphics.
The Cochrane Collaboration is an international not-for-profit organization, providing up-to-date information about the effects of health care. The organization's principal output is The Cochrane Library. This includes the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, a regularly updated database of thousands of Cochrane reviews on the effects of healthcare interventions, on the accuracy of diagnostic tests and on the methodology of systematic reviews and meta-analysis.
The international Campbell Collaboration (C2) is a non-profit organization that aims to help people make well-informed decisions about the effects of interventions in the social, behavioral and educational arenas. The organization holds an annual conference.
This site offers information about the meta-analysis program developed by Hunter and Schmidt. It follows the Hunter-Schmidt approach to meta-analysis, with emphasis on artifact corrections.
DARE, NHS EED and HTA
High quality evidence to inform decision-making can be difficult to access, identify and appraise. Our databases provide access to:
Systematic Reviews encompasses all aspects of the design, conduct and reporting of systematic reviews. The journal aims to publish high quality systematic review products including systematic review protocols, systematic reviews related to a very broad definition of health, rapid reviews, updates of already completed systematic reviews, and methods research related to the science of systematic reviews, such as decision modeling. The journal also aims to ensure that the results of all well-conducted systematic reviews are published, regardless of their outcome.
Research Synthesis Methods
Research Synthesis Methods is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal devoted to the development and dissemination of methods for designing, conducting, analyzing, interpreting, reporting, and applying systematic research synthesis.
Centre for Reviews and Dissemination
There is an ever-growing evidence base relating to the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of health care interventions, but for clinicians and decision-makers this literature can be difficult and time consuming to identify and appraise. Funded by NIHR, the CRD databases are providing the solution.
Adam Hafdahl’s Bibliography of methods papers
This is a free bibliography on methodology for research synthesis.