Research Report for the year 2016

Scientific publications

Journal Articles:
  • Bonofiglio F, Beyersmann J, Schumacher M, Koller M, Schwarzer G: Meta-analysis for aggregated survival data with competing risks: a parametric approach using cumulative incidence functions. Research Synthesis Methods, 2016; 7: 282-293. :
  • Hüttner FJ, Fitzmaurice C, Schwarzer G, Seiler CM, Antes G, Büchler MW, Diener MK: Pylorus-preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy (pp Whipple) versus pancreaticoduodenectomy (classic Whipple) for surgical treatment of periampullary and pancreatic carcinoma. Cochrane Db Syst Rev, 2016; 2 (online): CD006053. :
  • Mueller KF, Meerpohl JJ, Briel M, Antes G, von Elm E, Lang B, Motschall E, Schwarzer G, Bassler D: Methods for detecting, quantifying, and adjusting for dissemination bias in meta-analysis are described. J Clin Epidemiol, 2016; 80: 25-33. :
  • Rücker G, Schwarzer G: Automated drawing of network plots in network meta-analysis. Research Synthesis Methods, 2016; 7: 94-107. :
  • Siemens W, Xander C, Meerpohl JJ, Buroh S, Antes G, Schwarzer G, Becker G: Pharmacological interventions for pruritus in adult palliative care patients. Cochrane Db Syst Rev, 2016; 11 (online): CD008320. :
  • Wiksten A, Rücker G, Schwarzer G: Hartung–Knapp method is not always conservative compared with fixed-effect meta-analysis. Stat Med, 2016; 35: 2503-2515. :