truncnorm.nr.density: Density of Nr assuming a truncated normal or a folded normal

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Author(s) References See Also Examples

View source: R/truncnorm.nr.density.R

Description

Density of Nr assuming a truncated normal or a folded normal.

Usage

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truncnorm.nr.density(nr, k, alpha = 0.05)
foldnorm.nr.density(nr, k, alpha = 0.05)

Arguments

nr

The value of Nr, which must be positive aparently.

k

The number of studies.

alpha

The significance level, set to 0.05 by default.

Details

The function calculates the density of Nr assuming either a truncated normal (Equation (9)) or a folded normal (Equation (15)) in Fragkos, Tsagris & Frangos (2017).

Value

The density value of Nr assuming either a truncated normal or a folded normal.

Author(s)

Michail Tsagris, Constantinos Frangos, and Christos Frangos.

R implementation and documentation: Michail Tsagris mtsagris@uoc.gr, Constantinos Frangos kfragkos@outlook.com and Christos Frangos cfragos@teiath.gr.

References

Konstantinos C. Fragkos, Michail Tsagris and Christos C. Frangos (2017). "Exploring the distribution for the estimator of Rosenthal's fail-safe number of unpublished studies in meta-analysis". Communications in Statistics-Theory and Methods, 46(11):5672–5684.

See Also

den.plot, rosenthal, convergence.rate

Examples

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truncnorm.nr.density(100, k = 30)
foldnorm.nr.density(100, k = 30)

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