Systematic reviews are the best way to assess scientific evidence from multiple studies. But if they aren’t done properly systematic reviews can be misleading or serve conflicted interests.
This website is a living systematic review bringing together evidence of problems with published systematic reviews. The aim is to inform, educate and improve practice in the future.
Explanation of studies included or excluded from this living research
Who we are, and more information on this living systematic review
Figures displaying the current results of the living systematic review using R Shiny
Framework of problems
Problems found in published systematic reviews relate to comprehensiveness, rigour, transparency or objectivity.
Explanation of frequently used terms for papers included in this review
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