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Table 4 Columns 2-4: Bayesian and frequentist point estimates (OR). Columns 5-7: SUCRA values based on MCMC analysis using WinBUGS (SUCRA-1), P-scores, SUCRA values based on resampling using Stata function mvmeta (SUCRA-2) for the depression data [23]

From: Ranking treatments in frequentist network meta-analysis works without resampling methods

  Point estimates Ranks
  Bayesian Frequentist SUCRA-1 P-score SUCRA-2
  WinBUGS netmeta mvmeta WinBUGS netmeta mvmeta
Hypericum 2.03 1.99 1.99 0.897 0.894 0.895
Low-dose SARI 1.79 1.78 1.78 0.714 0.720 0.719
TCA 1.74 1.72 1.72 0.690 0.680 0.680
SNRI 1.74 1.74 1.74 0.681 0.689 0.689
SSRI 1.70 1.68 1.68 0.610 0.616 0.617
NRI 1.40 1.42 1.42 0.447 0.445 0.444
NaSSa 1.13 1.14 1.14 0.207 0.213 0.213
rMAO-A 1.05 1.05 1.05 0.157 0.152 0.152
Placebo 1 1 1 0.096 0.091 0.092
  1. Abbreviations: SARI serotonin antagonist and reuptake inhibitor, TCA tricyclic and tetracyclic antidepressant, SNRI serotonin-noradrenaline reuptake inhibitor, SSRI selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, NRI noradrenaline reuptake inhibitor, NaSSa specific serotonergic antidepressant agents, rMAO-A reversible inhibitors of monoaminoxidase A
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