Table 23-120All cause mortality– network meta-analysis results

Intervention (compared with no prophylaxis)Relative Risk (95% credible intervals)
Fondaparinux0.54 (0.24, 1.14)
UFH0.87 (0.58, 1.16)
LMWH0.99 (0.78, 1.24)

Credible intervals are the Bayesian equivalent of confidence intervals.

The residual deviance was 22.5, which is quite close to the number of data points of 24, suggesting that the model fits the data well.

From: 23, General medical patients

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