Research Synthesis Methods

(The TQCC of Research Synthesis Methods is 40. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-05-01 to 2023-05-01.)
A comparison of heterogeneity variance estimators in simulated random‐effects meta‐analyses334
Seriously misleading results using inverse of Freeman‐Tukey double arcsine transformation in meta‐analysis of single proportions250
Meta‐analysis and Mendelian randomization: A review125
revtools: An R package to support article screening for evidence synthesis95
Testing for funnel plot asymmetry of standardized mean differences94
Methods to calculate uncertainty in the estimated overall effect size from a random‐effects meta‐analysis89
Best practice guidelines for abstract screening large‐evidence systematic reviews and meta‐analyses79
MetaInsight: An interactive web‐based tool for analyzing, interrogating, and visualizing network meta‐analyses using R‐shiny and netmeta71
Using systematic reviews in guideline development: The GRADE approach68
The value of a second reviewer for study selection in systematic reviews65
Conduct and reporting of citation searching in Cochrane systematic reviews: A cross‐sectional study52
Examining overlap of included studies in meta‐reviews: Guidance for using the corrected covered area index51
The effect direction plot revisited: Application of the 2019 Cochrane Handbook guidance on alternative synthesis methods48
Random‐effects meta‐analysis of few studies involving rare events47
Current practices in meta-regression in psychology, education, and medicine40
A new justification of the Hartung‐Knapp method for random‐effects meta‐analysis based on weighted least squares regression40
A kinked meta‐regression model for publication bias correction40