Further Useful Resources
Introduction to systematic review and meta-analysis
Statistical reasoning for public health 1: Estimation, inference, & interpretation
Statistical reasoning for public health 2: Regression methods
Innovations in data collection, management, and archiving for systematic reviews
Link to critical appraisal and data extraction for systematic reviews of prediction modelling studies: The CHARMS checklist
TED talk – Battling bad science: Dr Ben Goldacre explains why it is important to critically appraise the evidence with examples taken from nutrition claims and the pharmaceutical industry.
TED talk – What doctors don’t know about the drugs they prescribe: Dr Ben Goldacre explains why these unreported instances of negative data are especially misleading and dangerous. A useful and entertaining overview of publication bias.