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Gerstein Science Information Centre

Knowledge syntheses: Systematic & Scoping Reviews, and other review types


The following sources were used to populate the Knowledge Synthesis Guide. 


Getting Started

Different types of knowledge syntheses

Assemble a Team

Develop your Protocol

Eligibility Criteria

Screening for articles

Critical Appraisal

Data Extraction

What are Systematic Reviews?

What is a Meta-Analysis?

What are Scoping Reviews?

What are Rapid Reviews?

What are Realist Reviews?

What are Mapping Reviews?

What are Umbrella Reviews?