12. How can you reduce the risk of errors and bias when extracting data?
Data extraction tips for meta-analysis - tip 12
Here's a tip...
Following best practice, being careful and thinking like a detective will help minimise errors and reduce the possibility of introducing bias
Dr Kathy Taylor teaches data extraction in Meta-analysis. This is a short course that is also available as part of our MSc in Evidence-Based Health Care, MSc in EBHC Medical Statistics, and MSc in EBHC Systematic Reviews.
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