Bodleian iSkills for the Medical Sciences Division: Introduction to systematic reviews & evidence syntheses - searching for studies

In this workshop you will be introduced to the principles underpinning the conduct of literature searches for systematic reviews and evidence syntheses in the Medical Sciences.

The session will cover: formulating 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.

Who is this session for? DPhils and Researchers in the Medical Sciences Division.