Likelihood Inference in Meta-Analysis and Meta-Regression Models

First- and higher-order likelihood inference in meta-analysis and meta-regression models.


Version 0.50.0

  • check for monotonicity removed
  • profile.metaLik removed
  • documentation updated

Version 0.41.0

  • check for monotonicity of profile curves introduced
  • profile.metaLik returns a list in place of a matrix
  • documentation corrected

Version 0.40.0

  • bug in DL estimates fixed
  • Cochran’s Q test for between-study heterogeneity substitutes bootstrap score test
  • even if Q test is not significant, random-effects model is estimated but higher-order asymptotics is dropped
  • simulation S3 method included

Reference manual

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0.43.0 by Cristiano Varin, 2 years ago

Browse source code at

Authors: Annamaria Guolo and Cristiano Varin

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Clinical Trial Design, Monitoring, and Analysis, Meta-Analysis

GPL (>= 2) license

See at CRAN