This section considers manuscripts that investigate how statistical techniques can impact study results along with manuscripts that propose new statistical methods that have an application in medical research.
When does the use of individual patient data in network meta-analysis make a difference? A simulation study
The use of individual patient data (IPD) in network meta-analyses (NMA) is rapidly growing. This study aimed to determine, through simulations, the impact of select factors on the validity and precision of NMA...
Citation: BMC Medical Research Methodology 2021 21:21