Part 1: Cochrane reviews
Part 2: General methods for Cochrane reviews
Part 3: Special topics
13 Including non-randomized studies
14 Adverse effects
15 Incorporating economics evidence
16 Special topics in statistics
17 Patient-reported outcomes
18 Reviews of individual patient data
18.1.1 What is an IPD review?
18.1.2 When should an IPD review be done?
Box 18.1.a: Potential benefits of IPD
18.1.3 How are IPD review methods different?
18.1.4 How are IPD reviews organized?
18.1.5 What healthcare areas have used the IPD approach?
18.1.6 If I am thinking about doing an IPD review, what should I do first?
18.2 The collaborative nature of IPD meta-analyses
18.3 Dealing with data
18.5 Limitations and Caveats
18.6 Chapter information
Box 18.6.a: The Cochrane Individual Patient Data Meta-analysis Methods Group
19 Prospective meta-analysis
20 Qualitative research and Cochrane reviews
21 Reviews in public health and health promotion
22 Overviews of reviews