Time-to-update of systematic reviews relative to the availability of new evidence

Abstract Background A number of methods for deciding when a systematic review should be updated have been proposed, yet little is known about whether systematic reviews are updated more quickly when new evidence becomes available. Our aim was to examine the timing of systematic review updates relati...

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Main Authors: Rabia Bashir, Didi Surian, Adam G. Dunn
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2018-11-01
Series:Systematic Reviews
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s13643-018-0856-9