[R] metafor package: changing decimal in forest plot to midline decimal
schmidt.dietlinde at web.de
Mon Jul 7 10:08:37 CEST 2014
Thanks for that link, Wolfgang. Unfortunately, there comes the Warning
"(process:3634): Pango-WARNING **: Invalid UTF-8 string passed to
and decimal being "scrambled" in forest plot and not displaying the
I think it has to do with the fact, that only 1-byte-codes are allowed
Or does it have to do with me using Ubuntu?
Apart from that the options-command does not seem to change the decimal
of values on the "true" x-axis under the plot.
Still searching for a solution.
Am 05.07.2014 19:06, schrieb Viechtbauer Wolfgang (STAT):
> I found this:
> So, use this before drawing the forest plot:
> Wolfgang Viechtbauer, Ph.D., Statistician
> Department of Psychiatry and Psychology
> School for Mental Health and Neuroscience
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> Subject: [R] metafor package: changing decimal in forest plot to midline decimal
> Dear R-Community,
> I need to change the punctuation of the reported weights, effect sizes
> and confidence intervals in a forest plot created with the
> forest()-function in the metafor-package.
> Midline decimal means that it looks like this (23·6) rather than that
> Do I need to change the forest()-function and if yes which part exactly?
> Or is there an otherway how I can do it maybe by changing the
> rma()-function, of which the forest()-function is then applied to?
> Thanks for any hints and tipps!
> Cheers, Linde
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