Taye H Hamza

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi The binomial distribution of meta-analysis was preferred to model within-study variability
    Taye H Hamza
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:41-51. 2008
  2. doi Meta-analysis of diagnostic studies: a comparison of random intercept, normal-normal, and binomial-normal bivariate summary ROC approaches
    Taye H Hamza
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Decis Making 28:639-49. 2008
  3. pmc Multivariate random effects meta-analysis of diagnostic tests with multiple thresholds
    Taye H Hamza
    Department of Biostatistics, Erasmus MC Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:73. 2009

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi The binomial distribution of meta-analysis was preferred to model within-study variability
    Taye H Hamza
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:41-51. 2008
    ..This method can easily be performed in standard statistical packages. We investigate the performance of the standard method and the alternative approach...
  2. doi Meta-analysis of diagnostic studies: a comparison of random intercept, normal-normal, and binomial-normal bivariate summary ROC approaches
    Taye H Hamza
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Erasmus MC Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Decis Making 28:639-49. 2008
    ..The parameters to be compared are the associated intercept, slope, and residual variance, using bias, mean squared error, and coverage probabilities...
  3. pmc Multivariate random effects meta-analysis of diagnostic tests with multiple thresholds
    Taye H Hamza
    Department of Biostatistics, Erasmus MC Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med Res Methodol 9:73. 2009
    ..However, this approach does not fully exploit the data...