Systematic Reviews of Interventions, June 2016

Overview: This course takes a step-by-step approach to the tasks and methods involved in conducting a new Systematic Review to answer a question about the effects of an intervention.
Topics include:
  1. Define the research question to inform the scope of the review
  2. Plan the methods
    1. Setting eligibility criteria for including studies in the review
    2. Selecting outcomes to be addressed for studies included in the review
  3. Search for studies
  4. Select eligible studies
  5. Collect data
  6. Assess the risk of bias in included studies
  7. Practical session: Literature search, screening studies, data extraction, risk of bias assessment
  8. Conduct meta-analysis
  9. Summarize the findings and make conclusions
  10. Write the full review

Venue: Training and Education Enhancement Center, Ain Shams University Hospital, Cairo, Egypt

Dates: 3 June 2016 (11.00 AM to 5.00 PM)

Mentor: Prof. Ashraf Nabhan (Associate Editor of Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth)

Facilitators: Dr. Marwah Anas El Wegoud, Dr. Ahmed Alaa, Dr. Khalid Shalaby

For registration call our administrative assistant.