The PRISMA-ScR (PRISMA extension for scoping reviews)

    Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis: extension for Scoping Reviews

    Tricco AC, Lillie E, Zarin W, O'Brien KK, Colquhoun H, Levac D, Moher D, Peters MDJ, Horsley T, Weeks L, Hempel S, Akl EA, Chang C, McGowan J, Stewart L, Hartling L, Aldcroft A, Wilson MG, Garritty C, Lewin S, Godfrey CM, Macdonald MT, Langlois EV, Soares-Weiser K, Moriarty J, Clifford T, Tunçalp Ö, Straus SE. PRISMA Extension for Scoping Reviews (PRISMA-ScR): Checklist and Explanation. Ann Intern Med. 2018 Oct 2;169(7):467-473. doi: 10.7326/M18-0850

     

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    Bottom Line:

    • The PRISMA-ScR will improve the completeness of reporting, facilitate appraisal of results and increase their relevance for decision-making

    Impact:

    • A reporting guideline and checklist (the PRISMA-ScR) was developed to standardize the reporting of scoping reviews

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    Citing the PRISMA-ScR:

    Please cite our original publication (citation below) in the Annals of Internal Medicine (OPEN ACCESS) when referring to the PRISMA-ScR.

    Tricco AC, Lillie E, Zarin W, O'Brien KK, Colquhoun H, Levac D, et al. PRISMA Extension for Scoping Reviews (PRISMAScR): Checklist and Explanation. Ann Intern Med. 2018;169:467–473. doi: 10.7326/M18-0850.

     

    Funding:

    Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)

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    Date : 07 May 2018