Methodology and Systematic Reviews with Meta-Analysis, What Are They? (LIVE ONLY)
**This program will not be recorded.**
Dr. Anita Aminoshariae is a Professor (with Tenure), Director of the Predoctoral Endodontics at Case Western Reserve University. Her dental career commenced when she was accepted to the Pre-Professional Scholars Program, Six-Year Dentistry at Case School of Dental Medicine. She then worked as a contract dentist for the United States Navy. She obtained her endodontic training, certificate and masters from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2003. She became a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics in 2005.
Dr. Aminoshariae has published numerous articles in the field of endodontics and evidence-based dentistry (EBD). Her main research interest has been the integration of EBD and the diagnosis and therapeutic treatment of pulp-related diseases. This includes creating and reporting clinical evidence(s), designing and describing practical methods to include principles of EBD in clinical and didactic education, and analyzing best-available-evidence resources.
In this lecture the audience would learn what systematic reviews are and what are the basic rudimentary steps in conducting them with meta-analysis.
- Discuss steps in conducting a systematic review
- Discuss the different study designs
- Discuss the details in the methodology and conducting meta-analysis
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