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Review Typology: The Basic Types of Reviews for Synthesizing Evidence for the Purpose of Knowledge Translation.

@article{Samnani2017ReviewTT,
  title={Review Typology: The Basic Types of Reviews for Synthesizing Evidence for the Purpose of Knowledge Translation.},
  author={Sunil Sadruddin Samnani and Marcus Vaska and Sali Ahmed and Tanvir C. Turin},
  journal={Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP},
  year={2017},
  volume={27 10},
  pages={
          635-641
        }
}
  • S. Samnani, M. Vaska, +1 author T. Turin
  • Published 1 October 2017
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP
With advances in medical practice and fields of research, reviews occupy a key position for summarizing existing knowledge. Due to the differences and overlap in terminology, the full potential for reviews may be lost due to confusion of indistinct approaches. The main objective of this study was to provide a descriptive outline of each of the common review types with their characteristics and examples in a health care system. Ascoping search was conducted using the keywords associated with the… Expand
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