Review: supportive interventions may improve short-term psychological distress in informal caregivers of patients at the end of life
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    • Bridget Candy, Dr
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      • Baptiste Leurent, Louise Jones, Michael King

    Dear Editor,

    We thank Dr Goy for her interpretation of our systematic review. She has touched on an important issue in the meta-analysis of complex interventions, which is to keep the right balance between enough power to detect any effect, and combining sometimes heterogeneous trials. We appreciate her comments on the combination of broad psychological outcomes and we would like to take the opportunity to clarify t...

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