Meta-analysis Shiny Application Guideline


Sangyoung Jung


February 6, 2024


This application can help data analysis for the meta analysis and data visualization including forest plots and geographical frequency maps. It offers four key benefits:

  • Data Cleaning and Check: The application not only cleanses datasets, preparing elements such as author names for meta-analysis, but also assists in identifying missing values and outliers during data checks.

  • Meta-analysis Model Fitting: It is capable of conducting meta-analysis and moderator analysis with detailed statistics and diagnostic plots.

  • Data Visualization: The application supports data visualization, including overall frequency, forest plots, and intervention maps.

  • GRADE: It provides basic GRADE analysis outputs, enhancing the robustness of evidence assessment.