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Systematic and Scoping Reviews

Screen your Results

Remember to consider inclusion and exclusion criteria when screening your results.

Inclusion criteria: everything a study must have in order to be included.

Exclusion criteria: factors that would make a study ineligible to be included.

  • Examine titles/abstracts
  • Examine full text and check for eligibility criteria
  • Screen your results by using a tool like Rayyan or Covidence

Review your Results

Review your Results

  • Review your results and select your articles.
  • Manage your citations by using a tool like Zotero.
  • De-duplicate your results.

Review Tools

PRISMA Flow Diagram Generator is a graphical representation of the flow of citations reviewed in the course of a Systematic Review.

Reference Managers