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Syst Rev. 2012 Feb 9;1:7. doi: 10.1186/2046-4053-1-7.

Why prospective registration of systematic reviews makes sense.

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Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (CRD), University of York, Heslington, York, UK, YO10 5DD. lesley.stewart@york.ac.uk

Abstract

Prospective registration of systematic reviews promotes transparency, helps reduce potential for bias and serves to avoid unintended duplication of reviews. Registration offers advantages to many stakeholders in return for modest additional effort from the researchers registering their reviews.

PMID:
22588008
PMCID:
PMC3369816
DOI:
10.1186/2046-4053-1-7
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