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Meta Analysis

What is a Meta Analysis?

Meta-analysis is the statistical procedure for combining data from multiple studies. When the treatment effect (or effect size) is consistent from one study to the next, meta-analysis can be used to identify this common effect. When the effect varies from one study to the next, meta-analysis may be used to identify the reason for the variation.

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GSK to start Clinical Trial on Ebola Vaccine

Glaxo Smith Kline will soon start a clinical trial on an experimental Ebola Vaccine against the deadly virus, which it is co-developing with U.S scientists.

Topics: News & Events

Happy Birthday Statistical Solutions

Statistical Solutions is 30 years old, and we would like to thank all of our wonderful, loyal customers for all your support over the last 3 decades!!! Thank you and best wishes from all the team at Statistical Solutions. Read more about our history here.

Topics: Industry News

Sensitivity analysis for a partially missing binary outcome


Topics: Industry News

nQuery Advisor + nTerim now sold on subscription.

nQuery Advisor + nTerim is now available to new and existing customers on subscription.

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Happy 4th July!

To all our wonderful customers and friends in the US.

Wishing you a very happy 4th July.

Enjoy the celebrations and be happy and safe.

Topics: Industry News

Clinical trial data to be made available for download.

Clinical trial data submitted for market authorization in the European Union must be made available for downloading for academic and non-commercial research purposes.

Clinical trial data submitted as part of marketing authorization applications in the European Union will be available for downloading, saving and printing for academic and non-commercial research purposes, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has said.

Topics: News & Events

Generic versus brand name drugs

With more and more popular brand name drugs losing their patent protection in 2014, the generic versus brand name drugs debate is gaining momentum.

Topics: News & Events

Homeward bound from DIA

Homeward bound from DIA 2014 50th Annual Meeting in San Diego. Big thank you to all the organisers for doing such a great job. This year excelled itself with so many excellent talks, workshops, tutorials and symposiums. See you all again next year.

Topics: Industry News

Sample Size

What is Sample Size?

A good statistical study is one that is well designed and leads to valid conclusions. This however, is not always the case, even in published studies. In Cohen’s (1962) seminal power analysis of the journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology he concluded that over half of the published studies were insufficiently powered to result in statistical significance for the main hypothesis.

Topics: Industry News Power & Sample Size