Forest Plot Correct Spelling and what is “Forrest Plot”

The original spelling is “Forest plot”, the name refers to the forest of lines produced.

In September 1990, Richard Peto joked that the plot was named after a breast cancer researcher called Pat Forrest and as a result the name has sometimes been spelled “forrest plot”. Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forest_plot

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