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Systematic Reviews: Planning, Writing, and Supporting: Introduction

Getting Started

An Introduction to Systematic Reviews
from the Joanna Briggs Institute, an "International not-for-profit Research and Development Organisation specialising in Evidence-Based resources for healthcare professionals in nursing, midwifery, medicine, and allied health."

What is a Systematic Review?
"The Evidence for Policy and Practice Information and Co-ordinating Centre (EPPI-Centre) is part of the Social Science Research Unit at the Institute of Education, University of London.

Appraising Systematic Reviews
from the Joanna Briggs Institute, an "International not-for-profit Research and Development Organisation specialising in Evidence-Based resources for healthcare professionals in nursing, midwifery, medicine, and allied health."

Critical Appraisal Worksheet:Systematic Review/Meta-analysis
from the Dartmouth Biomedical Libraries

Mixed-Methods Systematic Reviews: Integrating Quantitative and Qualitative Findings
from the National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research (2010)

Articles, Books, Chapters

Grant MJ, Booth A.  A typology of reviews: an analysis of 14 review types and associated methodologies Health Info Libr J 2009. 26(2): 91-108. PMID: 19490148

Reeves S, Koppel I, Barr H, Freeth D, Hammick M. Twelve tips for undertaking a systematic review. Med Teach 2002, 24(4):358-63.  PMID: 12193315

Whittemore R, Chao A, Jang M, Minges KE, Park C. Methods for knowledge synthesis: An overview. Heart Lung 2014. 43(5): 453-461. PMID: 25012634 doi:10.1016/j.hrtlng.2014.05.014

 

Other Library Guides

Developing Systematic Reviews for Comparative Effectiveness Research (Duke University)

Systematic Reviews (Epidemiology and Public Health Library Guide, University of Ottawa)

Contact

Jan Glover, MLS
Education Services Librarian
Cushing/Whitney Medical Library
Yale University
jan.glover@yale.edu


Tutorials

Systematic Approaches to Searching the Health Science Literature

This series of tutorials cover the fundamental concepts and general procedure of searching the health science literature in a systematic manner. Total: 11

Bibliography