The Trim and Fill Method

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPublication Bias in Meta-Analysis
Subtitle of host publicationPrevention, Assessment and Adjustments
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)0470870141, 9780470870143
StatePublished - May 5 2006


  • 'filled' funnel plot
  • 'trim and fill' method
  • Adjusting for publication bias
  • Fixed-effects and random-effects models
  • Modelling publication bias
  • Non-parametric approach
  • Sensitivity analyses
  • Trim and fill algorithm
  • Y -value scenario

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