27 mars 2017
Will your paper be used in a meta-analysis ? Make the reach of your research broader and longer lasting [Methods in Ecology and Evolution]
1.Ecological and evolutionary research increasingly uses quantitative synthesis of primary research studies (meta-analysis) for answering fundamental questions, informing environmental policy and summarizing results for decision makers.
2.Knowing how meta-analysis works is important for researchers so that their research can have broader impact. Meta-analytic thinking encourages scientists to see single primary research studies as substantial contributions to a larger picture.(...)