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Cochrane handbook for systematic reviews of interventions

Author: Julian P T Higgins; Sally Green; Cochrane Collaboration.
Publisher: Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, ©2008.
Series: Cochrane book series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Healthcare providers, consumers, researchers and policy makers are inundated with unmanageable amounts of information, including evidence from healthcare research. It has become impossible for all to  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Textbooks (form)
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julian P T Higgins; Sally Green; Cochrane Collaboration.
ISBN: 9780470699515 9780470057964 0470699515 0470057963 9780470712184 047071218X
OCLC Number: 154798512
Notes: "This work is a co-publication between The Cochrane Collaboration and John Wiley & Sons Ltd"--Title page verso.
Description: xxi, 649 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Preparing a Cochrane review / edited by Sally Green and Julian P.T. Higgins --
Maintaining reviews : updates, amendments and feedback / Julian P.T. Higgins, Sally Green, and Rob J.P.M. Scholten --
Guide to the contents of a Cochrane protocol and review / edited by Julian P.T. Higgins and Sally Green --
Defining the review question and developing criteria for including studies / edited by Denise O'Connor, Sally Green, and Julian P.T. Higgins --
Searching for studies / Carol Lefebvre, Eric Manheimer, and Julie Glanville --
Selecting studies and collecting data / edited by Julian P.T. Higgins and Jonathan J. Deeks --
Assessing risk of bias in included studies / edited by Julian P.T. Higgins and Douglas G. Altman --
Analysing data and undertaking meta-analyses / edited by Jonathan J. Deeks, Julian P.T. Higgins, and Douglas G. Altman --
Addressing reporting biases / edied by Jonathan A.C. Sterne, Matthias Egger, and David Moher --
Presenting results and 'summary of findings' tables / Holger J. Schünemann [and others] --
Interpreting results and drawing conclusions / Holger J. Schünemann [and others]. Includes non-randomized studies / Barnaby C. Reeves [and others] --
Adverse effects / Yoon K. Loke, Deirdre Price, and Andrew Herxheimer --
Incorporating economics evidence / Ian Shemilt [and others] --
Special topics in statistics / edited by Julian P.T. Higgins, Jonathan J. Deeks, and Douglas G. Altman --
Patient-reported outcomes / Donald L. Patrick, Gordon H. Guyatt, and Catherine Acquadro --
Reviews of individual patient data / Lesley A. Stewart, Jayne F. Tierney, Mike Clarke --
Prospective meta-analysis / Davina Ghersi, Jesse Berlin, and Lisa Askie --
Qualitative research and Cochrane reviews / Jane Noyes [and others] --
Reviews in health promotion and public health / edited by Rebecca Armstrong, Elizabeth Waters, and Jodie Doyle --
Overviews of reviews / Lorne A. Becker and Andrew D. Oxman.
Series Title: Cochrane book series.
Responsibility: edited by Julian P.T. Higgins and Sally Green.
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