Methodology Protocol

Adjusted indirect comparison for estimating relative effects of competing healthcare interventions

  1. Fujian Song1,*,
  2. Douglas G Altman2,
  3. Anne-Marie Glenny3,
  4. Alison Eastwood4,
  5. Jonathan J Deeks5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Methodology Review Group

Published Online: 18 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000020.pub2


How to Cite

Song F, Altman DG, Glenny AM, Eastwood A, Deeks JJ. Adjusted indirect comparison for estimating relative effects of competing healthcare interventions (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 2. Art. No.: MR000020. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.MR000020.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of East Anglia, Institute of Health, Norwich, Nofolk, UK

  2. 2

    Wolfson College Annexe, Centre for Statistics in Medicine, Oxford, UK

  3. 3

    MANDEC, Cochrane Oral Health Group, Manchester, UK

  4. 4

    University of York, NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, YORK, UK

  5. 5

    University of Birmingham, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Birmingham, UK

*Fujian Song, Institute of Health, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Nofolk, NR4 7TJ, UK. fujian.song@uea.ac.uk.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 18 APR 2007

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To summarise the empirical evidence about the validity of indirect comparisons for estimating the effects of competing healthcare interventions, based on data from RCTs.