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Friday 20 September 2013

10:30 - 12:00 Addressing missing participant data for continuous outcomes assessed with different instruments: a guide for systematic review authors Abstract
10:30 - 12:00 Prediction study risk of bias assessment tool (PROBAST) Abstract
10:30 - 12:00 Exploring mechanisms of publication bias in systematic reviews of diagnostic test accuracy Abstract
10:30 - 12:00 What is the probability of discovering breakthrough interventions in industry versus publicly sponsored randomized controlled trials Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 Searching for black swans: critically assessing surrogate markers in Cochrane reviews. Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 Variation in outcome measure usage across Cochrane systematic reviews related to three common eye conditions Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 Effect sizes in child health and association with unreported outcomes Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 Making results of patient-reported outcomes interpretable Abstract
15:30 - 17:00 Methods for configurational synthesis: extensions to traditional meta-analysis for addressing intervention complexity and contextual variation in reviews Abstract
15:30 - 17:00 Key domains of context and implementation and their assessment in systematic reviews of complex health interventions Abstract
15:30 - 17:00 Systematic reviews on multimorbidity: methodological challenges Abstract
17:15 - 18:30 PRO Methods group business meeting Meeting
15:30 - 17:00 Improving understanding of intervention complexity: the Intervention Complexity Assessment Tool for Systematic Reviews (iCAT_SR) Abstract

Saturday 21 September 2013

13:30 - 15:00 Development and Validation of a Novel Instrument for Assessing the Quality of Individual Patient Data Meta-Analysis Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 Individual participant data meta-analysis for a binary outcome: one-stage or two-stage? Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 PLUGGED-IN (Providing Likeable and Understandable Guidelines using GRADE in the EMR with Direct links to INdividual patient data ) phase 2 Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 Individual participant data meta-analysis to examine the accuracy of serum mesothelin for diagnosing malignant pleural mesothelioma Abstract
07:00 - 08:15 US Contributors Meeting Meeting
17:15 - 18:30 Systematic Reviews of animal studies in the context of translational medicine Meeting

Sunday 22 September 2013

13:30 - 15:00 Higher-order asymptotics for random effects meta-analysis: An empirical evaluation Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 A simple adaptation considerably improves the performance of the standard method for random effects meta-analysis Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 Instrumental variable methods to adjust for treatment non-compliance and contamination in meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 A Bayesian approach facilitates interpretation of results in meta-analysis: the example of periodontal disease Abstract
15:30 - 17:00 Sufficiently stable systematic reviews using random order cumulative meta-analysis Abstract
15:30 - 17:00 Use of outcome data hierarchies to deal with multiplicity in trials: survey of systematic reviews Abstract
15:30 - 17:00 An empirical comparison of univariate and multivariate meta-analysis for categorical outcomes Abstract
15:30 - 17:00 A framework for individual participant data meta-analysis in the presence of missing data Abstract
07:00 - 08:15 The Non-Randomized Studies Methods Group (NRSMG) Meeting
17:15 - 18:30 Cochrane Public Health Group Priority Setting meeting Meeting

Monday 23 September 2013

13:30 - 15:00 Promoting Health Literacy through Community Based Peer Support: a worked example of innovative methods in integrating qualitative and quantitative research in evidence synthesis Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 The Mixed Methods Appraisal Tool for assessing studies with diverse designs: Example from a systematic mixed studies review on the key processes and outcomes of Participatory Research with Health Organizations Abstract
13:30 - 15:00 Configurational ‘qualitative’ synthesis for evidence-based policy and practice: breaking down the qualitative / quantitative divide Abstract
12:15 - 13:30 Meet the Editors Session Meeting
13:30 - 15:00 An analysis of theory building in realist synthesis: perspectives from the literature Abstract

Thursday 19 September 2013

15:30 - 17:00 Joint Co-ordinating Editors', Managing Editors' and Trials Search Co-ordinators' Business Meeting Meeting