Additional file 12.

forest plot bcr by surgeon.do. This is a Stata "do" file - statistical programming code - that obtains the adjusted 5-year predicted probability of freedom from biochemical recurrence for each surgeon; obtains a combined estimate across all surgeons using meta-analytic methods, and shows the probabilities and 95% confidence intervals for each surgeon as a forest plot[9].

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Vickers and Cronin BMC Research Notes 2010 3:234   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-3-234