The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports

The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports is a refereed online journal that publishes systematic review protocols and systematic reviews of healthcare research following the JBI methodology and undertaken by the Joanna Briggs Institute and its international collaborating centres and groups. These reviews may be of quantitative or qualitative research data, text and/or opinion, relate to economic data or combinations of the above. The JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports also publishes the Institute's implementation reports that present the findings of projects that seek to implement the best available evidence into practice. Our content is indexed in Embase, Scopus, Mosby’s Index (Elsevier) and CINAHL (EBSCO). 



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Posted: 2015-09-24

Methodology for Diagnostic Test Accuracy

JBI guidance for systematic reviews of diagnostic test accuracy is now available from our website or by clicking here: Diagnostic Test Accuracy.  
Posted: 2015-09-24
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Vol 13, No 8 (2015)

Open Access Open Access  Restricted Access Subscription Access

Table of Contents


Qualitative synthesis: the forgotten knowledge needs of end users
Craig Lockwood
1 - 4

Systematic Review Protocols

Vicky Booth, Victoria Hood, Fiona Kearney
5 -13
Henok Asefa, Lamessa Dube, Haimanot Ewnetu
14 - 20
Kirsty Marles, Clint Moloney, Melissa Taylor
21 - 29
Julie Zalan, Rosemary Wilson, Michael McMullen, Amanda Ross-White
30 -40
Angela Mercedes, Precillia Fairman, Lisa Hogan, Rexi Thomas, Jason T Slyer
41 - 53
Coleen P Ranaghan, Kathleen Boyle, Patrice Fraser, Maureen Meehan, Shadiatu Moustapha, Catherine Concert
54 - 69
Luciana Cordeiro, Leslie Rittenmeyer, Cassia Baldini Soares
70 - 78
Marina Vernaya, Jennifer McAdam
79 - 91
Sasja Jul Håkonsen, Preben Ulrich Pedersen, Merete Bjerrum, Ann Bygholm, Micah D J Peters
92 - 100
Milena Jamas, Bruna Gonçalves, Jessica Reis-Queiroz, Luiza Hoga
101 - 109
Michelle DeCoux Hampton, Kate Shade
110 - 119
Stephen S Kao, Eng H Ooi, Micah D J Peters
120 - 134
Olivia Cook, Meredith McIntyre, Susan Lee, Katrina Recoche
135 - 145

Systematic Reviews

Judy Munday, Kathryn Kynoch, Sonia Hines
146 - 189
Rachel Kornhaber, Rick Wiechula, Loyola McLean
190 -210
Jennifer Bourgeois Martin, Deborah Garbee, Laura Bonanno
211 -249
Luiza Hoga, Juliana Rodolpho, Bruna Gonçalves, Bruna Quirino
250 - 337

Implementation Reports

Zachary Munn, Alan Scarborough, Susanne Pearce, Alexa McArthur, Sheila Kavanagh, Michelle Girdler, Bernie Stefan-Rasmus, Helen Breen, Shirley Farquhar, Jessie Li, Steven Hutchinson, Matthew Stephenson, Alison Kitson, Helen McBeth
338 - 352