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ready Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-Analyses

Abbreviation: PRISMA

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PRISMA is an evidence-based minimum set of items for reporting in systematic reviews and meta-analyses.The aim of the PRISMA Statement is to help authors improve the reporting of systematic reviews and meta-analyses. This resource focuses on randomized trials, but can also be used as a basis for reporting systematic reviews of other types of research, particularly evaluations of interventions.


Countries that developed this resource Canada , Italy , United Kingdom

Created in 2009

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How to cite this record PRISMA; Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic reviews and Meta-Analyses; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:27 p.m.; Last accessed: Jan 18 2022 7:43 a.m.

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Preferred reporting items for systematic reviews and meta-analyses: the PRISMA statement.

Moher D,Liberati A,Tetzlaff J,Altman DG
PLoS Med 2009

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  • COFIN - PRIN 2002 prot. 2002061749 (Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR), Roma, Italy)

  • COFIN - PRIN 2006 prot. 2006062298 (Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR), Roma, Italy)