journal for Specialists in Group Work (JSGW) publication pattern review: A meta-study
of author and article characteristics from 1981-2010.
provided only a description of article characteristics during the first 10 volumes and made no attempt to determine whether trends or directional changes were occurring.
The full meta-study
, 'The behaviour of bioplastic films in mechanical recycling streams', can be accessed from European Bioplastics' website.
The JAMA meta-study
is an ethically compromised drug analysis because it asks if an unapproved therapy approach yielded therapeutic good in the context of a disease.
In the first, "Honors Dissertation Abstracts: A Bounded Qualitative Meta-Study
," Debra K.
(2010) is a meta-study
. A recta-study, the procedure used in this article, consists of a quantitative review of publication patterns.
Pfizer expressed concern about the validity of the meta-study
and stands behind Chantix' benefit/risk profile.
That point was brought home recently when a group of University of Michigan physician researchers examined the problem and published a meta-study
of the issue, entitled "Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis: Reminder Systems to Reduce Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract infections and Urinary Catheter Use in Hospitalized Patients," along with co-authors Mary AM.
The most comprehensive economic meta-study
shows that total future climate impacts would justify a tax of around E0.01 per liter of petrol ($0.06 per gallon in the United States) - an amount dwarfed by the taxes already imposed by most European countries.
Patterns of articles accepted for publication in Counselor Education and Supervision from the past 25 years were reviewed in this meta-study
. Results were described and statistically analyzed to identify trends over time in author characteristics (sex, institutional classifications, employment setting, domicile) and article characteristics (article type, research design, sample, sample size, types of participants, and statistical procedures and sophistication).
Tangredi uses the same methodology as in his earlier work: that of a meta-study
. He surveys future security environment literature published in the last decade by both government and nongovernment sources.
A bounded qualitative meta-study
was used and the methods, theories, and findings of the dissertations were examined.