bayesmeta: Bayesian Random-Effects Meta-Analysis

A collection of functions allowing to derive the posterior distribution of the two parameters in a random-effects meta-analysis, and providing functionality to evaluate joint and marginal posterior probability distributions, predictive distributions, shrinkage effects, posterior predictive p-values, etc.

Version: 2.1
Depends: forestplot (≥ 1.6), metafor (≥ 2.0-0)
Suggests:, knitr, rmarkdown, R.rsp
Published: 2018-02-06
Author: Christian Roever [aut, cre], Tim Friede [ctb]
Maintainer: Christian Roever <christian.roever at>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: bayesmeta citation info
In views: Bayesian, MetaAnalysis
CRAN checks: bayesmeta results


Reference manual: bayesmeta.pdf
Vignettes: bayesmeta introduction
Bayesian random-effects meta-analysis using the bayesmeta R package
Package source: bayesmeta_2.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: bayesmeta_2.1.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: bayesmeta_2.0.tgz
Old sources: bayesmeta archive


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