Knowledge Synthesis Reading List

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Reading List

Arksey, H., & O’Malley, L. (2005). Scoping studies: towards a methodological framework. International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 8(1), 19–32. http://doi.org/10.1080/1364557032000119616

Bassett, R., & Mcgibbon, E. (2013). A critical participatory and collaborative method for scoping the literature. Quality and Quantity, 47(6), 3249–3259. http://doi.org/10.1007/s11135-012-9715-2

Cochrane Handbook. (2011) (Vol. Version 5.). The Cochrane Collaboration. Retrieved from http://handbook.cochrane.org/

Colquhoun, H. L., Levac, D., O’Brien, K., K., Straus, S., Tricco, A. C., Perrier, L., … Moher, D. (2014). Scoping reviews: time for clarity in definition, methods, and reporting. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 5(Journal Article), 1–4. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2014.03.013

Drummond, R., & Chalmers, I. (2009). Exposing the dangers to patients of medical reviews and textbooks that ignore scientific principles. JLL Bulletin: Commentaries on the History of Treatment Evaluation, (Journal Article). Retrieved from www.jameslindlibrary.org

Ganann, R., Ciliska, D., & Thomas, H. (2010). Expediting systematic reviews: methods and implications of rapid reviews. Implementation Science : IS, 5(Journal Article), 56–56. http://doi.org/10.1186/1748-5908-5-56

Grimshaw, J. (2010). A KNOWLEDGE SYNTHESIS CHAPTER. Retrieved from http://cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/41382.html

Harker, J., & Kleijnen, J. (2012). What is a rapid review? A methodological exploration of rapid reviews in Health Technology Assessments. International Journal of Evidence-Based Healthcare, 10(4), 397–410. http://doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-1609.2012.00290.x

Khangura, S., Konnyu, K., Cushman, R., Grimshaw, J., & Moher, D. (2012). Evidence summaries: the evolution of a rapid review approach. Systematic Reviews, 1(1), 10–10. http://doi.org/10.1186/2046-4053-1-10

Khangura, S., Polisena, J., Clifford, T. J., Farrah, K., & Kamel, C. (2014). Rapid review: an emerging approach to evidence synthesis in health technology assessment. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, 30(1), 20–7. http://doi.org/10.1017/S0266462313000664

Pawson, R., Greenhalgh, T., Harvey, G., & Walshe, K. (2005). Realist review – a new method of systematic review designed for complex policy interventions. Journal of Health Services Research & Policy, 10(suppl 1), 21–34. http://doi.org/10.1258/1355819054308530

Systematic Reviews CRDs guidance for undertaking reviews in health care. (2008). York: Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York. Retrieved from http://www.york.ac.uk/inst/crd/pdf/Systematic_Reviews.pdf

Tricco, A. C., Tetzlaff, J., & Moher, D. (2011). The art and science of knowledge synthesis. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 64(1), 11–20. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2009.11.007

UK Civil Service. (2010). How to do a Rapid Evidence Assessment. Retrieved from http://www.civilservice.gov.uk/networks/gsr/resources-and-guidance/rapid-evidence-assessment/how-to-do-a-rea

Watt, A., Cameron, A., Sturm, L., Lathlean, T., Babidge, W., Blamey, S., … Maddern, G. (2008). Rapid reviews versus full systematic reviews: an inventory of current methods and practice in health technology assessment. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, 24(2), 133–9. http://doi.org/10.1017/S0266462308080185

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