ERIC Number: EJ445998
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Meta-Analysis: Application to Clinical Dentistry and Dental Education.
Cohen, Peter A.
Journal of Dental Education, v56 n3 p172-75 Mar 1992
Meta-analysis is proposed as an effective alternative to conventional narrative review for extracting trends from research findings. This type of analysis is explained, advantages over more traditional review techniques are discussed, basic procedures and limitations are outlined, and potential applications in dental education and clinical research are offered. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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