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Author Torgerson, Carole.

Title Systematic reviews / Carole Torgerson
Published London ; New York : Continuum, ©2003
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Description 1 online resource (x, 102 pages) : illustrations
Series Continuum research methods
Continuum research methods series.
Contents Series Editor's Introduction; Acknowledgements; Scope of the Book; Glossary; 1 Background: Evidence-based Education; 2 The Nature of Evidence in Effectiveness Research; 3 The Stages of a Systematic Review; 4 Developing a Protocol; Searching and Screening; Data Extraction; 5 Quality Appraisal; 6 Publication Bias; 7 Data Synthesis and Meta-analysis; 8 Conclusions; Suggested Further Reading; References; Index
Summary Any piece of primary research ought to be preceded by a systematic review. The key advantage of a systematic review over the traditional narrative review is its ability to identify all the available eveidence in a systematic and replicable manner. This book will describe a) the key steps to undertaking a systematic review and b) the process of undertaking a meta-analysis. The book will include step-by-step examples of how to design data extraction forms, search strategies and combine in a meta-analysis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 92-100) and index
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Subject Education -- Research -- Methodology.
Meta-analysis.
Decision Support Techniques.
Review Literature as Topic.
Literatuuronderzoek.
Meta-analyse.
Onderwijsresearch.
Education -- Research -- Methodology.
Meta-analysis.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Methodology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Research.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826465803
1441184686
9780826465801
9781441184689