This online guide contains information sources, websites, and articles that can help you to conduct a systematic review. The guide was developed as an online companion to the “Undertaking a Systematic Review: What You Need to Know,” class taught by Nancy Terry and Doug Joubert.
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Systematic Reviews - Gold Standards
NIH Library Systematic Review Workshop/Handouts
- Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AHRQ Methods Guide for Effectiveness and Comparative Effectiveness Reviews. The AHRQ Effective Health Care Program has a number of tools and resources to help consumers, clinicians, policymakers, and others make more informed health care decisions.
- Centre for Reviews and Dissemination
The Centre for Reviews and Dissemination provides research-based information about the effects of health and social care interventions and provides guidance on the undertaking of systematic reviews.
- The Campbell Collaboration
The Campbell Collaboration is an international research network that produces systematic reviews of the effects of social interventions.
- Cochrane Collaboration
The Cochrane Collaboration is an international organization which helps prepare and maintain the results of systematic reviews of health care interventions. Systematic reviews are disseminated through the online Cochrane Library which is accessible through this guide and under databases on the NIH Library website.