KussHeartdat: Data for the ischemic heart disease sparse pairwise...

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Dataset for pairwise meta-analysis with many zero entries. Data is from a Cochrane review on postoperative stroke occurrence when comparing off-pump and on-pump coronary artery bypass grafting for ischemic heart disease. This data is used as an example in Kuss (2014).




An object of class tbl_df (inherits from tbl, data.frame) with 60 rows and 4 columns.


Kuss O. (2015), Statistical methods for meta-analyses including information from studies without any events–add nothing to nothing and succeed nevertheless, Statist. Med., 34; pages 1097-1116, doi: 10.1002/sim.6383

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