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A guide to finding resources for a systematic review in the health and medical sciences

The Campbell Collaboration

Australian Clinical Trials Website

What is a systematic review?

According to the Cochrane Library

"A systematic review attempts to identify, appraise and synthesize all the empirical evidence that meets pre-specified eligibility criteria to answer a given research question. Researchers conducting systematic reviews use explicit methods aimed at minimizing bias, in order to produce more reliable findings that can be used to inform decision making. (See Section 1.2 in the Cochrane Handbook for Systematic Reviews of Interventions.)" About Cochrane

Handbooks, manuals, guidelines

Assistance

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Open Access Journal: "Systematic Reviews"

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