Applying systematic review methods to studies of people's views: an example from public health research.

@article{Harden2004ApplyingSR,
  title={Applying systematic review methods to studies of people's views: an example from public health research.},
  author={Angela Harden and Jo Garcia and Sandy Oliver and Rebecca Rees and Jonathan Shepherd and Ginny Brunton and Ann Oakley},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={2004},
  volume={58 9},
  pages={794-800}
}
Methods for systematic reviews are well developed for trials, but not for non-experimental or qualitative research. This paper describes the methods developed for reviewing research on people's perspectives and experiences ("views" studies) alongside trials within a series of reviews on young people's mental health, physical activity, and healthy eating… CONTINUE READING