Figure J-1 is a funnel plot of standard error by log rate ratio. It resulted from comprehensive meta-analysis to examine potential publication bias in the studies of length of stay outcomes. One study lies to the right of the funnel, and none lie to the left. Four studies are located in the funnel.

Figure J-1Funnel plot for studies of length of stay outcomes

From: Appendix J, Analyses of Potential Publication Bias

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