Evaluation of Excess Significance Bias in Animal Studies of Neurological Diseases

TitleEvaluation of Excess Significance Bias in Animal Studies of Neurological Diseases
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsTsilidis, KK, Panagiotou, OA, Sena, ES, Aretouli, E, Evangelou, E, Howells, DW, Salman, RAl-Shahi, Macleod, MR, Ioannidis, JPA
JournalPLoS Biol
Volume11
Paginatione1001609
Date Published2013/07/16/
Publication Languageeng
AbstractThe evaluation of 160 meta-analyses of animal studies on potential treatments for neurological disorders reveals that the number of statistically significant results was too large to be true, suggesting biases.
URLhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.1001609
DOI10.1371/journal.pbio.1001609
Short TitlePLoS Biol

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