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Table 5 Replication simulation results for calibrated SpHb

From: Meta-analytic estimation of measurement variability and assessment of its impact on decision-making: the case of perioperative haemoglobin concentration monitoring

  Mean 95 % credible interval
μ c −0.20 −1.99 1.49
σ c 1.00 0.39 1.81
δ −0.44 −1.55 0.70
θ 0.77 0.36 1.17
e c,, −0.20 −2.92 2.52
\(e_{c*,*,*}^{2}\) 1.86 0.00 10.29
|e c,,| 1.05 0.04 3.21
  1. Distributional characteristics of the expected bias (μ c ), standard deviation of error (σ c ), correction term (δ ) and inflation factor (θ) for a replicated study, and error (e c,,), squared error (\(e_{c*,*,*}^{2}\)) and absolute error (|e c,,|)for a replicated observation