Criteria Used to Select Articles for Inclusion Appropriate?

What is Best?Where is This Information?
The inclusion or exclusion of studies in a systematic review should be clearly defined a priori. The eligibility criteria used should specify the patients, interventions or exposures and outcomes of interest. In many cases the type of study design will also be a key component of the eligibility criteria.The Methods section should describe in detail the inclusion and exclusion criteria. Normally, this will include the study design.
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From: Appendix A, Assessing Validity of Systematic Reviews

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