Methodology in conducting a systematic review of systematic reviews of healthcare interventions.
AffiliationSchool of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, 24 D'Olier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland. firstname.lastname@example.org
Health Services Research
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Maternal Health Services
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CitationMethodology in conducting a systematic review of systematic reviews of healthcare interventions. 2011, 11 (1):15 BMC Med Res Methodol
JournalBMC medical research methodology
AbstractConducting a systematic review of reviews highlights the usefulness of bringing together a summary of reviews in one place, where there is more than one review on an important topic. The methods described here should help clinicians to review and appraise published reviews systematically, and aid evidence-based clinical decision-making.
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