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Synthesis without meta-analysis (SWiM) in systematic reviews: reporting guideline

Reporting guideline provided for?
(i.e. exactly what the authors state in the paper)
Reporting synthesis without meta-analysis in systematic reviews of interventions.


SWiM checklist (Word)                           SWiM checklist (PDF)

Full bibliographic reference Campbell M, McKenzie JE, Sowden A, Katikireddi SV, Brennan SE, Ellis S, Hartmann-Boyce J, Ryan R, Shepperd S, Thomas J, Welch V, Thomson H. Synthesis without meta-analysis (SWiM) in systematic reviews: reporting guideline. BMJ 2020;368:l6890.
Language English
PubMed ID 31948937
Relevant URLs
(full-text if available)
The full-text of the SWiM guideline is freely available at:
Reporting guideline website URL https://swim.sphsu.gla.ac.uk/
Reporting guideline acronym SWiM
Study design Systematic reviews/Meta-analyses/Reviews/HTA/Overviews
Applies to the whole report or to individual sections of the report? Narrative sections (discussion etc.), Procedure/Method, Results
Additional information Read the guideline development protocol.

Record last updated on November 19, 2021


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