Research Synthesis Methods

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Volume 5 Issue 2 (June 2014)



A systematic method for search term selection in systematic reviews

  • Author: Jenna Thompson, Jacqueline Davis, Lorraine Mazerolle
  • Pub Online: Aug 23, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1096 (p 87-97)

Methods for documenting systematic review searches: a discussion of common issues

  • Author: Tamara Rader, Mala Mann, Claire Stansfield, Chris Cooper, Margaret Sampson
  • Pub Online: Oct 08, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1097 (p 98-115)

Reporting quality of search methods in systematic reviews of HIV behavioral interventions (2000–2010): are the searches clearly explained, systematic and reproducible?

  • Author: Mary M. Mullins, Julia B. DeLuca, Nicole Crepaz, Cynthia M. Lyles
  • Pub Online: Oct 08, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1098 (p 116-130)

Critical reflections on realist review: insights from customizing the methodology to the needs of participatory research assessment

  • Author: Justin Jagosh, Pierre Pluye, Geoff Wong, Margaret Cargo, Jon Salsberg, Paula L. Bush, Carol P. Herbert, Lawrence W. Green, Trish Greenhalgh, Ann C. Macaulay
  • Pub Online: Oct 22, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1099 (p 131-141)

Opportunities and challenges in using studies without a control group in comparative effectiveness reviews

  • Author: Jessica K. Paulus, Issa J. Dahabreh, Ethan M. Balk, Esther E. Avendano, Joseph Lau, Stanley Ip
  • Pub Online: Oct 23, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1101 (p 152-161)

Bayesian network meta‐analysis for unordered categorical outcomes with incomplete data

  • Author: Christopher H. Schmid, Thomas A. Trikalinos, Ingram Olkin
  • Pub Online: Dec 13, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1002/jrsm.1103 (p 162-185)

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