Affiliation: Kobe University
- Publication bias is underreported in systematic reviews published in high-impact-factor journals: metaepidemiologic studyAkira Onishi
Department of Health Promotion and Human Behavior, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine School of Public Health, Yoshida konoe cho, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8501 Japan Electronic address
J Clin Epidemiol 67:1320-6. 2014..To examine how often a significant publication bias (PB) existed when the assessment of PB was not reported in systematic reviews...
- Cancer incidence in systemic sclerosis: meta-analysis of population-based cohort studiesAkira Onishi
Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
Arthritis Rheum 65:1913-21. 2013..To examine cancer incidence in patients with systemic sclerosis (SSc) through a meta-analysis of population-based cohort studies...
- Diagnostic accuracy of serum 1,3-β-D-glucan for pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia, invasive candidiasis, and invasive aspergillosis: systematic review and meta-analysisAkira Onishi
Department of Evidence Based Laboratory Medicine and Clinical Pathology and Immunology, Kobe, Japan
J Clin Microbiol 50:7-15. 2012..82 to 0.93). Heterogeneity was significant. The diagnostic accuracy of the BG assay is high for PJP and moderate for IFI. Because the sensitivity for PJP is particularly high, the BG assay can be used as a screening tool for PJP...
- Mycophenolate mofetil versus intravenous cyclophosphamide for induction treatment of proliferative lupus nephritis in a Japanese population: a retrospective studyAkira Onishi
Department of Evidence Based Laboratory Medicine, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7 5 1 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, 650 0017, Japan
Mod Rheumatol 23:89-96. 2013....