print.rm5: Cochrane review: summary of meta-analyses

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print.rm5R Documentation

Cochrane review: summary of meta-analyses


Calculate and print a summary of all meta-analyses in a Cochrane review.


## S3 method for class 'rm5'
print(x,,, ...)



An object of class rm5.

Comparison number.

Outcome number.


Additional arguments (passed on to metacr).


This function can be used to redo all or selected meta-analyses of a Cochrane Review.

Review Manager 5 (RevMan 5) was the software used for preparing and maintaining Cochrane Reviews ( In RevMan 5, subgroup analyses can be defined and data from a Cochrane review can be imported to R using the function read.rm5.

The R function metacr is called internally.


Guido Schwarzer


Higgins, J.P.T and S. Green (2011): Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions Version 5.1.0 [Updated March 2011]. The Cochrane Library:

See Also

summary.meta, metacr, read.rm5, metabias.rm5


# Locate export data file "Fleiss1993_CR.csv"
# in sub-directory of package "meta"
filename <- system.file("extdata", "Fleiss1993_CR.csv", package = "meta")
Fleiss1993_CR <- read.rm5(filename)

# Print results for all meta-analysis

# Print results only for second outcome of first comparison
print(Fleiss1993_CR, = 1, = 2)

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