Issues in calculating average effect sizes in meta-analyses, Rebecca Maynard, Nianbo Dong, and Irma Perez-Johnson, University of Pennsylvania

Published: March 5, 2007
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This session focused on the rationale for calculating average effect sizes, described which measures should be averaged, and discussed ways to create a meaningful average.

Last Reviewed: December 5, 2016