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Re: st: Meta-Analysis of Hazard Ratios and Confidence Intervals


From   "JVerkuilen (Gmail)" <jvverkuilen@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Meta-Analysis of Hazard Ratios and Confidence Intervals
Date   Wed, 19 Sep 2012 00:12:07 -0400

On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 8:03 PM, Belinda Butcher
<bbutcher@writesourcemedical.com.au> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I am conducting a meta-analysis of some cancer data using the hazard ratio for overall survival and the upper and lower 95% confidence intervals.

Usually meta-analyses of a ratio estimator like a hazard ratio,
relative risk or odds ratio are better conducted on the log scale.


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