iSkills for Medical Sciences and OUH Trust: Introduction to systematic reviews and evidence syntheses
An online introductory session to the principles and methodologies that underpin the conduct of literature searches for systematic reviews and evidence syntheses. It 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.

Intended audience: students and researchers in Oxford University’s Medical Sciences Division and OUH staff.
Date: 8 June 2022, 14:00 (Wednesday, 7th week, Trinity 2022)
Venue: Venue to be announced
Speakers: Nia Roberts (Bodleian Health Care Libraries, University of Oxford), David Phillips (Bodleian Health Care Libraries, University of Oxford)
Organising department: Bodleian Research and Learning Support
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Part of: Bodleian iSkills for Medical Sciences and OUH Trust - workshops in information discovery and reference management for the Medical Sciences
Booking required?: Required
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Cost: Free
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Helen Bond