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Letter to the Editor


This is a letter to the editor responding the British Medical Journal, published online only in January, 2007. It is a response to an article by Julian P T Higgins, Simon G Thompson, Jonathan J Deeks, and Douglas G Altman, "Measuring inconsistency in meta-analyses," British Medical Journal, September 6, 2003,Vol. 327, Issue 7414, pp. 557-560. The published version of the letter is available at: The published version of the article is available at: artid=192859&blobtype=pdf BMJ Publishing Group holds the copyright for this letter.