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Preferred reporting items for systematic review and meta-analysis protocols (PRISMA-P) 2015 statement

Overview of attention for article published in Systematic Reviews, January 2015
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Title
Preferred reporting items for systematic review and meta-analysis protocols (PRISMA-P) 2015 statement
Published in
Systematic Reviews, January 2015
DOI 10.1186/2046-4053-4-1
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Authors

David Moher, Larissa Shamseer, Mike Clarke, Davina Ghersi, Alessandro Liberati, Mark Petticrew, Paul Shekelle, Lesley A Stewart

Abstract

Systematic reviews should build on a protocol that describes the rationale, hypothesis, and planned methods of the review; few reviews report whether a protocol exists. Detailed, well-described protocols can facilitate the understanding and appraisal of the review methods, as well as the detection of modifications to methods and selective reporting in completed reviews. We describe the development of a reporting guideline, the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-Analyses for Protocols 2015 (PRISMA-P 2015). PRISMA-P consists of a 17-item checklist intended to facilitate the preparation and reporting of a robust protocol for the systematic review. Funders and those commissioning reviews might consider mandating the use of the checklist to facilitate the submission of relevant protocol information in funding applications. Similarly, peer reviewers and editors can use the guidance to gauge the completeness and transparency of a systematic review protocol submitted for publication in a journal or other medium.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 19 <1%
United States 13 <1%
Spain 7 <1%
Portugal 6 <1%
Brazil 6 <1%
Australia 6 <1%
Netherlands 5 <1%
Canada 4 <1%
Germany 3 <1%
Other 34 <1%
Unknown 5765 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 1218 21%
Student > Ph. D. Student 926 16%
Researcher 668 11%
Student > Bachelor 577 10%
Student > Doctoral Student 457 8%
Other 1212 21%
Unknown 810 14%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 1685 29%
Nursing and Health Professions 643 11%
Psychology 501 9%
Social Sciences 295 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 228 4%
Other 1288 22%
Unknown 1228 21%

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