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Table 3 URMA and BRMA results for the telomerase and CD4 datasets

From: Bivariate random-effects meta-analysis and the estimation of between-study correlation

Dataset Model Pooled value endpoint 1 β ^ MathType@MTEF@5@5@+=feaafiart1ev1aaatCvAUfKttLearuWrP9MDH5MBPbIqV92AaeXatLxBI9gBaebbnrfifHhDYfgasaacH8akY=wiFfYdH8Gipec8Eeeu0xXdbba9frFj0=OqFfea0dXdd9vqai=hGuQ8kuc9pgc9s8qqaq=dirpe0xb9q8qiLsFr0=vr0=vr0dc8meaabaqaciaacaGaaeqabaqabeGadaaakeaaiiGacuWFYoGygaqcaaaa@2E64@ 1 (s.e.) Between-study variance endpoint 2 τ ^ 1 2 MathType@MTEF@5@5@+=feaafiart1ev1aaatCvAUfKttLearuWrP9MDH5MBPbIqV92AaeXatLxBI9gBaebbnrfifHhDYfgasaacH8akY=wiFfYdH8Gipec8Eeeu0xXdbba9frFj0=OqFfea0dXdd9vqai=hGuQ8kuc9pgc9s8qqaq=dirpe0xb9q8qiLsFr0=vr0=vr0dc8meaabaqaciaacaGaaeqabaqabeGadaaakeaaiiGacuWFepaDgaqcamaaDaaaleaacqaIXaqmaeaacqaIYaGmaaaaaa@3097@ Pooled value endpoint 2 β ^ MathType@MTEF@5@5@+=feaafiart1ev1aaatCvAUfKttLearuWrP9MDH5MBPbIqV92AaeXatLxBI9gBaebbnrfifHhDYfgasaacH8akY=wiFfYdH8Gipec8Eeeu0xXdbba9frFj0=OqFfea0dXdd9vqai=hGuQ8kuc9pgc9s8qqaq=dirpe0xb9q8qiLsFr0=vr0=vr0dc8meaabaqaciaacaGaaeqabaqabeGadaaakeaaiiGacuWFYoGygaqcaaaa@2E64@ 2 (s.e.) Between-study variance endpoint 2 τ ^ 2 2 MathType@MTEF@5@5@+=feaafiart1ev1aaatCvAUfKttLearuWrP9MDH5MBPbIqV92AaeXatLxBI9gBaebbnrfifHhDYfgasaacH8akY=wiFfYdH8Gipec8Eeeu0xXdbba9frFj0=OqFfea0dXdd9vqai=hGuQ8kuc9pgc9s8qqaq=dirpe0xb9q8qiLsFr0=vr0=vr0dc8meaabaqaciaacaGaaeqabaqabeGadaaakeaaiiGacuWFepaDgaqcamaaDaaaleaacqaIYaGmaeaacqaIYaGmaaaaaa@3099@ Between-study correlation ρ ^ MathType@MTEF@5@5@+=feaafiart1ev1aaatCvAUfKttLearuWrP9MDH5MBPbIqV92AaeXatLxBI9gBaebbnrfifHhDYfgasaacH8akY=wiFfYdH8Gipec8Eeeu0xXdbba9frFj0=OqFfea0dXdd9vqai=hGuQ8kuc9pgc9s8qqaq=dirpe0xb9q8qiLsFr0=vr0=vr0dc8meaabaqaciaacaGaaeqabaqabeGadaaakeaaiiGacuWFbpGCgaqcaaaa@2E83@ B
Telomerase Normal URMA 1.155 (0.186) 0.186 1.964 (0.541) 2.386 NA
  Normal BRMA 1.166 (0.186) 0.202 2.058 (0.554) 2.584 -1.0
  Generalised URMA 1.182 (0.176) 0.155 2.215 (0.578) 2.680 NA
CD4 Normal URMA -0.049 (0.0695) 0.025 17.300 (5.561) 379.73 NA
  Normal BRMA -0.109 (0.0748) 0.048 18.314 (5.740) 412.96 -1.0
  1. s.e. = standard error; NA = not applicable; 95% confidence interval calculated using t-distribution with 9 degrees of freedom. Restricted maximum likelihood estimation was used for the normal models, whereas maximum likelihood estimation was used for the generalised model.