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Using a Systematic Review in Clinical Decision Making: a Pilot Parallel, Randomized Controlled Trial

2015-05-04 16:38:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this pilot study is to determine the feasibility of running a full-scale trial that compares two formats of a shortened systematic review to a full-length systematic review to be used in clinical decision-making.

Description

Two shortened systematic review formats were developed to enhance their use in clinical decision making. An online randomized controlled trial is planned to make comparisons of the shortened formats to a full-length systematic review. To prepare for the full-scale trial, a pilot study will be conducted to test methods and procedures in order to refine the processes.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Conditions

Evidence-Based Medicine

Intervention

Shortened Format, Full Length

Status

Completed

Source

University of Toronto

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-05-04T16:38:21-0400

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