Journal article

The Missing Medians: Exclusion of Ordinal Data from Meta-Analyses

Toby B Cumming, Leonid Churilov, Emily S Sena

PLOS ONE | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2015

Grants

Awarded by UK National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs) infrastructure award: ivSyRMAF-the CAMARADES-NC3Rs in vivo systematic review and meta-analysis facility


Funding Acknowledgements

TC and LC received no specific funding for this work. ES was supported by the UK National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs) infrastructure award: ivSyRMAF-the CAMARADES-NC3Rs in vivo systematic review and meta-analysis facility, grant number NC/L000970/1. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.Emily Sena is supported by funding from Research Councils UK. We thank Mahsa Keshtkaran for assistance with data extraction and Hayden Johns for development of statistical programming.