iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division and OUH staff: Introduction to systematic reviews and evidence syntheses

In this workshop you will be introduced to the principles underpinning the conduct of literature searches for systematic reviews and evidence syntheses. We will look at how to formulate a search strategy to address research questions; applying methodological search filters to restrict by study type; choosing appropriate databases and search engines; searching for grey literature and ongoing studies; documenting and reporting your search; storing and managing references. For postgraduate students, researchers and university staff in the Medical Sciences, and OUH staff.