meta-research

Twitter Article Mentions and Citations: An Exploratory Analysis of Publications in the American Journal of Psychiatry

Research impact is assessed partly by how the research has made demonstrable contributions to academia and society at large. Most funding agencies rely on journal metrics to judge research impact and guide funding decisions, yet these metrics can be …

From pre-registration to publication: a nontechnical primer for conducting a meta-analysis to synthesize correlational data

Meta-analysis synthesizes a body of research investigating a common research question. Outcomes from meta-analyses provide a more objective and transparent summary of a research area than traditional narrative reviews. Moreover, they are often used …