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    adjustment for multiple comparisons in meta-analysis

    I wrote a meta-analysis on the use of two different drug regimens on the symptoms associated to endometriosis. Four papers were included in the meta-analysis. The two regimens were evaluated as to the results in four outcomes: recurrence of the disease as seen at ultrasonography during...
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    0.05 or 0.01 level of p for multiple comparisons?

    I wrote a scientific paper measuring ovarian volumes after two different surgical procedures performed on either ovary. The measurements were at three different time-points (1, 3 and 6 months). Evaluated patient numbers were different at the three time-poimts since some of them got pregnant and...
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    Is a McNemar's test appropriate in this setting?

    I wrote a scientific paper on the use of two different surgical techniques on two organs in the same subject: technique A for one ovary and technique B for the contralateral ovary on 51 subjects. Cure rates for technique A was 48 out of 51, and 50 out of 51 for technique B. To evaluate these...