Barriers and facilitators to uptake of systematic reviews

Barriers and facilitators to uptake of systematic reviews by policy makers and health care managers: a scoping review

Tricco AC, Cardoso R, Thomas SM, Motiwala S, Sullivan S, Kealey MR, Hemmelgarn B, Ouimet M, Hillmer MP, Perrier L, Shepperd S, Straus SE. Barriers and facilitators to uptake of systematic reviews by policy makers and health care managers: a scoping review. Implement Sci. 2016;11:4. DOI: 10.1186/s13012-016-0370-1.

 

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  • Conducted to increase understanding of results of systematic reviews, in partnership with Health Canada and provincial partners
  • Used to develop a template for research briefs for translating evidence from systematic reviews, which is currently being used in practice (e.g., CIHR Drug Safety and Effectiveness Network)
  • Informed the conduct of a randomized trial comparing different formats of policy briefs that is currently being conducted

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Funding:
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Drug Safety and Effectiveness Network (DSEN)
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Date : 22 Mar 2016