The use of systematic reviews and meta-analyses in infection control and hospital epidemiology.

@article{Bent2004TheUO,
  title={The use of systematic reviews and meta-analyses in infection control and hospital epidemiology.},
  author={Stephen Bent and Kaveh G. Shojania and Sanjay Saint},
  journal={American journal of infection control},
  year={2004},
  volume={32 4},
  pages={246-54}
}
Systematic review is a type of research that attempts to identify and summarize all of the evidence related to a specific research question. It can be thought of as a "pause" in the process of conducting research in a particular area, in which the following questions are asked: Based on all of the available evidence, what do we know about this specific question so far, and what future studies should be conducted to clarify areas of uncertainty? The systematic review arose as an alternative to… CONTINUE READING

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