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Main Title An introduction to systematic reviews /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Gough, David
Oliver, Sandy,
Thomas, James,
Publisher SAGE,
Year Published 2017
OCLC Number 963634161
ISBN 9781473929425; 1473929423; 9781473929432; 1473929431
Subjects Research--Methodology ; Social sciences--Research--Methodology ; Social sciences--Research--Evaluation ; Research Design ; Review Literature as Topic ; Meta-Analysis as Topic ; Social Sciences--methods ; 0664 information storage and retrieval--(NL-LeOCL)077593243 ; 7003 methods, techniques and organization of social science research--(NL-LeOCL)077601203 ; General ; Forschungsdaten ; Datenanalyse ; Sekundäranalyse ; Entscheidungsfindung ; Methodologie ; Sozialwissenschaften
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  Q180.A1G72 2017 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 10/25/2021
Edition 2nd edition.
Collation xvi, 331 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-322) and index.
Contents Notes
"Focused on actively using systematic review as method, An introduction to systematic reviews provides clear, step-by-step advice on the logic and processes of systematic reviewing. Stressing the importance of precision and accuracy, this practical text carefully balances a need for insightful theory with real-world pragmatism. The second edition features a new chapter on statistical synthesis and introduces a wide range of cutting-edge approaches to research synthesis, including text mining, living reviews, and new ideas in mixed methods reviews, such as qualitative comparative analysis"-- Introducing systematic reviews / David Gough, Sandy Oliver and James Thomas -- Stakeholder perspectives and participation in reviews / Rebecca Rees and Sandy Oliver -- Commonality and diversity in reviews / David Gough and James Thomas -- Getting started with a review / Sandy Oliver, Kelly Dickson, Mukdarut Bangpan, and Mark Newman -- Finding relevant studies / Ginny Brunton, Claire Stansfield, Jenny Caird, and James Thomas -- Describing and analysing studies / Katy Sutcliffe, Sandy Oliver and Michelle Richardson -- Tools and technologies for information management / Jeff Brunton, James Thomas, and Sergio Graziosi -- Synthesis methods for combining and configuring textual or mixed methods data / James Thomas, Alison O'Mara-Eves, Angela Harden, and Mark Newman -- Synthesis methods for combining and configuring quantitative data / James Thomas, Alison O'Mara-Eves, Dylan Kneale and Ian Shemilt -- Developing justifiable evidence claims / Kristin Liabo, David Gough and Angela Harden -- Using research findings / David Gough, Ruth Stewart and Janice Tripney.